Dearness Relief Hike for Central Government Pensioners – Effective from 01.07.2023

Dearness Relief

The Central Government has announced a significant hike in the Dearness Relief for pensioners, which will be effective from 01.07.2023. This decision comes as a relief for the pensioners who have been waiting for an increase in their monthly pension. The Dearness Relief is a component of the pension that is provided to retired government … Read more

Central Civil Services (Pension) Rules 2021: Adjusting and Recovering Government Dues from Gratuity

The Department of Pension and Pensioners’ Welfare, under the Government of India, has issued a crucial Office Memorandum (OM) dated 20th October 2023, outlining the comprehensive procedure for the adjustment and recovery of Government dues from gratuity under the Central Civil Services (Pension) Rules, 2021. Key Points: 1. Rule Transition: The document supersedes the Central … Read more

Tamil Nadu Government Announces 4% Dearness Allowance Hike for Its Employees

The Tamil Nadu government has raised the Dearness Allowance (DA) for its employees by 4%. The move, which benefits thousands of employees and retirees, aims to offset inflation and the rising cost of living. This increase, recommended by the Pay Commission, also stimulates economic growth by boosting disposable income and spending. Employee associations have welcomed the decision.

Regulation of Remuneration in Case of Contract Appointment of Central Government Employees

The Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure, Government of India, has issued an Office Memorandum regarding the regulation of remuneration in case of contract appointment of Central Government employees. This memorandum, dated 18th October, 2023, supersedes the previous memorandum issued on 9th December, 2020 No. 03-25/2020-E.III(A) / Pt Government of India Ministry of Finance Department … Read more

Modifications in Instructions on Booking of Air Tickets on Government Account in Respect of Leave Travel Concession (LTC)

The Department of Personnel and Training (DoPT) has recently made some modifications to the instructions on booking air tickets for government employees in respect of Leave Travel Concession (LTC). These modifications aim to address the concerns raised by government employees regarding the settlement of claims, particularly for those who have not retained the screenshot of … Read more