New Delhi: As lakhs of central authorities staff are ready for an replace on hike in Dearness Allowance, the federal government has made an enormous announcement on promotions of secretariat stage staff. Just a few days after granting mass promotion to over 8,000 authorities staff belonging to 3 key secretariat providers, the Department of Personnel & Training is now prepared with the following lot of officers to be promoted within the subsequent two to 3 weeks.
Union Minister Jitendra Singh introduced it whereas assembly a delegation of the Central Secretariat Official Language Service Group-A officers on Tuesday. He has additionally assured the delegation that their promotion instances will even be expedited as per rule, as there’s a necessary provision of coaching of officers starting from one yr to 18 months earlier than the promotions, reported PTI. He advised the delegation that he’ll look into their calls for sympathetically and hurdles, if any, in granting promotions will probably be resolved.
Singh mentioned henceforth all future promotions will get streamlined as all authorized hurdles have been sorted out in granting promotions to eight,089 staff — 4,734 are from Central Secretariat Service (CSS), 2,966 from Central Secretariat Stenographers’ Service (CSSS) and 389 from Central Secretariat Clerical Service (CSCS).
seventh Pay Commission: Central authorities awaiting information on DA hike
Lakhs of central authorities staff who’re ready with a baited breath for announcement on hike in Dearness Allowance (DA) might hear the excellent news by subsequent month, media studies have mentioned.
The AICP Index, the essential think about figuring out the DA, for the month of May factors on the likelihood of improve within the DA of the central authorities. Government might usher in some extra excellent news for the workers within the month of July. Now, if newest media studies are to be believed, Dearness Allowance of the workers could possibly be hiked by 4 p.c. This means the whole DA may attain upo 38 p.c.
It could also be recalled that the Union Cabinet had on March 30 hiked Dearness Allowance (DA) and Dearness Relief (DR) by 3 per cent to 34 per cent to compensate for the value rise, benefitting over 1.16 crore central authorities staff and pensioners.
The further installment is efficient from January 1, 2022. The improve is in accordance with the accepted formulation, which relies on the suggestions of the seventh Central Pay Commission.