Tuesday, 24 April 2018

Grant of Overtime Allowance (OTA) to Railway employees Consequent upon revision of pay scales and allowances


Grant of Overtime Allowance (OTA) to Railway employees Consequent upon revision of pay scales and allowances
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
(Railway Board)
S.No. PC-VII/ 98
No.PC-V/2017/A/OTA/1
RBE No. 41/2018
New Delhi, dated 20.03.2018
The General Managers
All Indian Railways and Production Units.
(as per mailing list)

Sub: Grant of Overtime Allowance (OTA) to Railway employees Consequent upon revision of pay scales and allowances- date of effect.
Ref: Board's letter of even No. dated 28-11-2017 (RBE No. 175/2017)
Pursuant to the recommendations of the Seventh Central Pay Commission, the rates of OTA have been revised w.e.f. 01-7-2017 vide Board's letter of even number dated 28-11-2017 (RBE No.175/2017). The issue of revising the date of effect of OTA w.e.f. 01-01-2016 had been under consideration and it has been decided that the basic pay and DA element for the purpose of OTA may be antedated to 01-01-2016 and other elements constituting emoluments for the purpose of OTA viz. HRA and Transport allowance etc. shall be taken into account at revised rates w.e.f. 01-7-2017 as per the 7th CPC recommendations.

2. This issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.

3. Hindi version is enclosed.

S/d,
(Subhankar Dutta)
Deputy Director, Pay Commission-V
Railway Board

Source: NFIR

Cadre Review in Barracks and Store Cadre of MES

Cadre Review in Barracks and Store Cadre of MES

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
DEPARTMENT OF DEFENCE
RAJYA SABHA
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO.2582
TO BE ANSWERED ON 19.3.2018

CADRE REVIEW IN BARRACKS AND STORE CADRE OF MES
2582. SHRIMATI VIJILA SATHYANANTH:

Will the Minister of DEFENCE be pleased to state:
(a) whether it is a fact that Government has approved the first review of Barracks and Store Cadre that functions under the Military Engineering Services (MES);

(b) if so, the details thereof;
(c) whether it is also a fact that in the new structure, there will be 2792 posts in the officer and subordinate grades;
(d) whether some of the posts have been redesigned; and
(e) if so, the details thereof?

ANSWER

MINISTER OF STATE IN THE MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
DR. SUBHASH BHAMRE
(a) & (b): Yes, Sir. The details are as under:

Officers Grade:
(i)Joint Director General (Resource)*
Pay Band-4, Grade Pay Rs.10000/-.
:01
(ii)Principal Barrack & Store Officer
Pay Band-4, Grade Pay Rs.8700/-.
:26
(iii)Senior Barrack & Store Officer (NFSG)
Pay Band-3, Grade Pay Rs.7600/-
:38
(iv)Senior Barrack & Store Officer
Pay Band-3, Grade Pay Rs.6600/-.
:62
(v)Barrack & Store Officer
Pay Band-3, Grade Pay Rs.5400/-.
:295
(vi)Reserve at JTS Level.:20

Subordinate Grade:
(i)Supervisor Barrack & StorePay Band-2, Grade Pay Rs.4600/-.:696
(ii)Senior Store & Revenue Assistant(erstwhile Store Keeper Grade-I)Pay Band-1, Grade Pay Rs.2800/-.:715
(iii)Store & Revenue Assistant(erstwhile Store Keeper Grade- II)Pay Band-1, Grade Pay Rs.1900/-.:939

(c) The total revised strength of the cadre is 2792.

(d) & (e): Yes, Sir. Store Keeper Grade-I has been re-designated as Senior Store and Revenue Assistant (Pay Band-I, Grade Pay Rs.2800/-). Store Keeper Grade-II has been re-designated as Store and Revenue Assistant (Pay Band-I, Grade Pay Rs.1900/-). The posts of Meter Reader (MCM) and Meter Reader (HSG) shall be re-designated as Senior Store and Revenue Assistant (Pay Band-I, Grade Pay Rs.2800/-), whoever opt for the same, otherwise they shall be allowed to be in the same category and will be wasted out through superannuation. The post of Meter Reader (SK) shall be re-designated as Store & Revenue Assistant (Pay Band-I, Grade Pay Rs.1900/-), whoever opt for the same, otherwise they well be allowed to be in the same category and will be wasted out through superannuation.

Source: ENGLISH VERSION & HINDI VERSION

7th CPC Dress Allowance - regarding wearing of Uniform


7th CPC Dress Allowance - regarding wearing of Uniform

F.No.12-6/2017-UPE
Government Of India
Ministry Of Communications & IT
Department Of Posts
(UPE Section)
Sansad Marg,Dak Bhawan,New Delhi.
Dated:19th April,2018
To
All heads of circles/Units

Subject: Implementation of Seventh Central Pay Commission Recommendations of Dress Allowance - regarding wearing of Uniform

Madam/Sir (s)
I am directed to say that as per the recommendation of 7th CPC, the Government vide DoE's OM No.19051/1/2017-E.IV dated 02-08-2017 has decided to provide Rs.5,000/- as dress allowance per year to the staff for the purchase of uniform. The circle office has to ensure that all employees should wear the new khakhi colour dress on duty as approved by this Department.

A report regarding progress of wearing of the new dress on duty since April,2017 onwards may kindly also be furnished immediately.
Yours faithfully
S/d,
(Prabhudas Xalxo)
Asstt Director General (Bldg)
Ph:011-23096037
7th CPC Dress Allowance - regarding wearing of Uniform

CSD AC Prices 2018: Panasonic Split AC at Chennai Depot


CSD AC Prices 2018: Panasonic Split AC at Chennai Depot

Canteen Stores Department Price List 2018: The latest price list of Panasonic Split Air Conditioner based on Chennai (Tamil Nadu) Depot.

Defence Personnel are requested to check availability and rates before indent.

SPLIT AIR CONDITIONER
67365CS-CU-UC 18SKY4 SER 1.5 TON 4 STAR COPPER30,076
67366CS-CU-KC 18SKY5SER 1.5 TON 5 STAR COPPER32,993
67367CS-CU-YS 18SKY INVERTOR 1.5 TON 3 STAR COPPER38,293
67368CS-CU-UC12SKY3 SER 1.0 TON 3 STAR COPPER23,169
67369CS-CU-UC18SKY5 SER 1.5 TON 3 STAR COPPER24,598
67370CS-CU-UC24SKY3 SER 2.0 TON 3 STAR COPPER34,632

Monday, 23 April 2018

Online Submission of FATCA Self-Certification

Online Submission of FATCA Self-Certification

Subscribers registered on or after July 1, 2014 are mandatorily required to submit FATCA Self- certification
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  • Submit the required details under "FATCA/CRS Declaration Form"
  • Click on "Submit"
  • You are requested to read and tick "Declaration & Authorization by all customers"
  • Click on "Confirm"
  • Enter OTP received on your registered mobile number.
  • After Authentication through OTP, Acknowledgment for the completion of FATCA Self-certification will be displayed.
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The form is required to be submitted to Central Recordkeeping Agency (CRA) for NPS at the following address:

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