BSNL VRS – 2019: Instructions regarding BSNL absorbee opted for IDA Scale
Pay fixation in case of Group “B” officers absorbed in BSNL, who have opted for IDA pay scale from the date of promotion after 1.10.2000
BHARAT SANCHAR NIGAM LIMITED
(A Govt. of India Enterprise)
BSNL CORPORATE OFFICE
Dated, the 08-01-2020
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Bharat Sanchar Nigam Ltd.
Subject:- Pay fixation in case of Group “B” officers absorbed in BSNL, who have opted for IDA pay scale from the date of promotion after 1.10.2000 – regarding.
As per DOT OM No.2-49(3)/2009-PAT dated 4.11.2010, circulated vide this office endorsement of even number dated 09.10.2010, pensionary benefits were extended to all retiring/retired BSNL employees, who had opted for their pay fixation in IDA pay scale from the date of their promotion after 1.10.2000 provisionally as per BSNL letter No.1-37/2004-PAT(B) dated 24.9.2004 i.e. the pay of the officers on promotion is to be first fixed in CDA pay scales under FR and thereafter the enhanced pay if to be converted into IDA pay scales on point to point basis, on execution of bonds by them to the effect that subject to the final decision of the Government on the issue and they will abide by that decision and they are liable to refund the excess amount paid, if any, on account of provisional pay fixation in IDA pay scales from the date of their promotion after 1.10.2000.
2. A large number of executives have opted for voluntary retirement under BSNL Voluntary Retirement Scheme 2019. In view of DOT OM No.2-49(3)/2009-PAT dated 4.11.2010, it may be ensured that Service Books of BSNL executives who had opted for their pay fixation in IDA pay scale from the date of their promotion after 1.10.2000, should contain the prescribed Bond executed for their pay fixation in IDA pay scales w.e.f. date of promotion. This will be required by CCA for the purpose of pensionary benefits.
[Sheo Shankar Prasad]
Dy. General Manager (Estt.1)
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