Department of Posts issued its endorsement order dated 20.05.2009 and accordingly the Exercise of Option allowed for officials within one month up to 19.06.2009.
Mainly this order is to provide one more option for those employees who got promotion either before or after 1.1.2006 but opted the promotional pay scale from the date of their next increment even before the release of 6th CPC recommendations, that turned out to be detrimental / financial loss to them. Divisional and Branch Secretaries are requested to widely circulate the under-mentioned order amongst all such employees immediately. Remember the last date of exercising the option is 19.06.2009.
Government of India
Ministry of Communications & IT
Department of Posts
Dak Bhawan, Sansad Marg,
New Delhi – 110001
No.4-4/2008-PCC Dated 20.05.2009
All Heads of Circles
Subject:-Implementation of Sixth Pay Commission of pay and grant increments in the revised pay structure – clarification regarding.
I am directed to enclose a copy of Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure Implementation Cell O.M.F.No. 1/1/2008-IC dated 29th January, 2009 on the above mentioned subject for information and further necessary action.
2. In this context it is clarified that Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure, Implementation Cell vide their UO No.10/1/2009 dated 15-5-2009 (copy enclosed) agreed to allow exercise of the split option by the eligible employees within one month of the copy of the O.M. cited above is circulated by the Department to the Subordinate / Circle Offices. Accordingly, the officials are allowed to exercise their option by 19-06-2009 i.e. upto one month from the date of issue of this order.
TRAVEL ENTITLEMENT FOR LTC BY AIR:
DOPT issued orders to restore the travel entitlements for LTC as stipulated vide O.M. dated 23rd September, 2008. The Ministry of Civil Aviation may bring out a scheme on the lines of LTC 80 for travel by business class. The officers and/or their families may chose to travel on LTC by any airline provided the fare does not exceed the fares offered by NACIL (Air India) under their new LTC scheme for business class.
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Secretary General NFPE