The government of India has decided not to extend the ad-hoc bonus to employees of autonomous bodies funded by the central government starting from the accounting year 2015-16. This policy decision applies to non-gazetted officers of Central Sanskrit University, Shri Lal Bahadur National Sanskrit University, National Sanskrit University, Tirupati, and other central universities. The minister of education confirmed that no bonuses have been granted to these officers since 2015-16.
Bonus to Non-Gazetted officers of Autonomous Institutions/ Organizations
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF EDUCATION
DEPARTMENT OF HIGHER EDUCATION
STARRED QUESTION No- 55
ANSWERED ON- 06.02.2023
BONUS TO NON-GAZETTED OFFICERS OF AUTONOMOUS INSTITUTIONS/ ORGANIZATIONS
*55. SHRI TIRATH SINGH RAWAT:
Will the Minister of EDUCATION be pleased to state:
(a) whether the Government is not giving bonus to non-gazetted officers of some autonomous organisations/institutions like Central Sanskrit University, Shri Lal Bahadur National Sanskrit University, National Sanskriti University, Tirupati and other Central Universities since 2015-16;
(b) if so, the details thereof;
(c) whether the Diwali bonus is not being distributed to the said non-gazetted officers of autonomous organizations/institutions due to financial implications;
(d) if so, the details thereof and if not, the reasons therefor;
(e) whether the non-gazetted officers are likely to be paid interest on arrears of Diwali bonus from 2015-16; and
(f) if so, the details thereof and if not, the reasons therefor?
THE MINISTER OF EDUCATION
(SHRI DHARMENDRA PRADHAN)
(a) to (f) A policy decision has been taken by Government of India for not extending the adhoc bonus to the employees of autonomous bodies, partly or fully funded by the Central Government for the accounting year 2015-16 and onwards. Accordingly, the Bonuses to Non-gazetted officers of Central Sanskrit University, Shri Lal Bahadur National Sanskrit University, National Sanskrit University, Tirupati and other Central Universities have not been granted since 2015-16.