Wednesday, May 2, 2012


Copy of Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Department of Personnel & Training O.M. No. 31011/4/2007-Estt.(A) dated 20th April, 2012.
 OFFICE MEMORANDUM
 
Sub: CCS (LTC) Rules, 1988 - Relaxation for travel by air to visit NER.
           
            The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department O.Ms of even No. dated 02.05.2008 and 20.04.2010 on the subject mentioned above and to say that the relaxation for LTC travel to visit North Eastern Region under CCS(LTC) Rules, 1988 contained in the O.M. dated 02.05.2008 is extended further for two years beyond 1st May 2012.

2.         Hindi version follows.

Sd/-
(B. Bandyopadhdyay)
Under Secretary to the Government of India

Department of Posts, DE Section letter No. A.34020/17/2008-DE dated 26-4-2012

Subject: Grant of Honorarium for setting Question papers, valuation & conducting Limited Departmental competitive Examinations – Revision of Rates reg.

I am directed to invite a kind reference to this office letter no. 18-4/96-DE dated 2-7-1996 wherein the rates of honorarium in connection with conducting of Limited Departmental competitive Examinations, was communicated.

2.         The issue of revision of rates of honorarium for setting up of Question papers, valuation of Answer Scripts etc and conducting of Limited Departmental Competitive Examinations has been under consideration in the Directorate for quite some time. The President is now pleased to decide in supersession of this office letter no. 18-4/96-DE dated 2-7-1996 that the rates of honorarium for the following items of work for conducting Limited Departmental Competitive Examinations will be as shown here under:

S.No.
Activity
Present Rate adopted
Revised Rate
1.
Setting of Question paper
(a) for Gr. A /Gr. B Posts
Rs 280
Rs.1000 per paper

(b) for Gr. C and dother
      De-Centralized Examinations
Rs 210
Rs 1000 per paper
2.
Preparation of key
25% of the Rte for setting
25% of Rs 1000
3.
Evaluation of Answer scripts

Rs 25 per Answer Script.
i)  Gr. A & other Gr. B Posts
7-00
ii) IP & JAO Examination
5-60
iii)De-Centralized Examinations
4-20
4.
Supervision for conducting Limited Departmental Competitive Examinations
Rs 30 Per Session
And Rs 50 per day
Rs 400 per session and Rs 600 per day
5.
Invigilators Appointed in Limited Departmental Competitive Examinations
Rs 20 per session and Rs 30 per day
Rs 250 per session and Rs 350 per day
6.
Clerical staff brought on Duty
Rs 25 per day
Rs 150 per session and Rs 250 per day
7.
Gr. D (MTS) Assistance
Rs 15 per day
Rs 150 per session and Rs 200 per day.


3.         The Provisions of FR-11 and FR-46 should be kept in view while sanctioning Honorarium and Payment of Honorarium is subject to Annual ceiling provided in Scheduled of Financial Powers & DFRs.

4.         The Additional Expenditure on account of Revision off Rates has to be met within the Allocated funds provided under respective Heads of Account.

5.         The Revised rates of honorarium for setting Question papers and Evaluation of Answer books will apply in case of all the Limited Departmental Competitive Examinations held on or after 26/4/2012.

6.         This issues with the Concurrence of integrated Finance Wing vide their Diary No. 118/FA 12-CS dated 26-4-2012..

Sd/-
(K Rameswara Rao)
Asst. Director General (DE)
Copy of Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions, Department of Personnel & Training O.M. No. 31011/4/2007-Estt.(A) dated 20th April, 2012.
OFFICE MEMORANDUM
Sub: CCS (LTC) Rules, 1988 - Relaxation for travel by air to visit NER.
            The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department O.Ms of even No. dated 02.05.2008 and 20.04.2010 on the subject mentioned above and to say that the relaxation for LTC travel to visit North Eastern Region under CCS(LTC) Rules, 1988 contained in the O.M. dated 02.05.2008 is extended further for two years beyond 1st May 2012.
2.         Hindi version follows.
Sd/-
(B. Bandyopadhdyay)
Under Secretary to the Government of India
Tel:23040341.

No. 1(3)/2008-E.II (B)
Government of India
Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure
North Block, New Delhi
                                              Dated: 20th April 2012

OFFICE MEMORANDUM

Subject:- Rates of Dearness Allowance applicable w.e.f. 01.01.2012 to the employees of the Central Government and the Central Autonomous Bodies continuing to draw their pay in the pre revised scale as per 5th CPC
           
The undersigned is directed to refer to this Departments O.M. of even No. dated 17th October, 2011 revising the Dearness Allowance w.e.f. 1.7.2011 in respect of the employees of the Central Government and the Central Autonomous Bodies who continue to draw their pay and allowances in the pre-revised scales of pay as per 5th Central Pay Commission.
 2.         The rates of Dearness Allowance admissible to the above categories of employees of the Central Government and the Central Autonomous Bodies shall be enhanced from the existing rate of 127% to 139% w.e.f. 01.01.2012. All other conditions as laid down in the O.M. of even number dated 3rd October, 2008 will continue to apply.
3.         The contents of this Office Memorandum may also be brought to the notice of the organizations under the administrative control of the Ministries/Departments which have adopted the Central Government scales of pay.
4.         Hindi version is also attached.

Sd/- (Subhash Chand)
Dy Secretary to Govt. of India.