Enhancement of Dearness Allowance payable to the State Government employees/pensioners/family pension holders to 49% w.e f 01.07.2011
GOVERNMENT OF MEGHALAYA
FINANCE (PAY REVISION) DEPARTMENT
Dated Shillong, the 31st October, 2011.
Subject :- Dearness Allowance.
The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department’s O.M. No.F(PR) 47/2009/Pt/59 dated 2nd May. 2011 and to say that the Governor of Meghalaya is pleased to decide that the Dearness Allowance payable to the State Government employees/pensioners/family pension holders shall be enhanced from the existing rate of 43% to 49% with effect from 1.7.2011.
2. These orders shall also apply to the members of the work-charged establishment and casual workers other than Bungalow Peons, holding posts in the scales of pay as admissible to the employees of corresponding categories under the regular establishment/services/posts.
3. The Dearness Allowance under these orders shall remain suspended if the pensioners/family pension holders are employed/re-employed under the State/Central Government or employed/re.employed/permanently absorbed in the State or Central Government’s Company, Corporation, Undertaking or Autonomous Body. It shall, however, be revived after the spell of such re-employed/employment.
4. The payment on account of Dearness Allowance involving fractions of 50 paise and above may be rounded off to the next higher rupee and the fraction of less than 50 paise may be ignored.
5. The payment on account of the Dearness Allowance sanctioned here in shall be debited to the respective heads of accounts from which the employees draw their salary and the pensioners/family pension holders, their pension.
(B.K. Dev Varma)
Additional Chief Secretary to the Govt. of Meghalaya,