Centre announces hike in pay scales of Delhi govt employees

North Gazette News/ Delhi
The central government has announced a hike in pay scales of Delhi govt employees that comes under Delhi Administrative Subordinate Services (DASS).

The Centre government’s decision has came few hours before the announcement of Delhi government assembly elections.

A Delhi government spokesperson said that Union Home Ministry has approved the proposal of Delhi government to hike pay scales and the decision would benefit DASS and Steno cadre employees.

He said that the pay scale of DASS Grade-II/Steno Grade-II employees has been revised from Rs 5000-8000 to Rs 5500-9000 which would be considered effective from December 1, 2006.

While the Union Home Ministry has approved non-functional pay scale of Rs 8000-13500 for DASS Grade-I/Senior PA employees.
As per the decision taken by MHA, pay scale of DASS Grade-II/Steno Grade-II has been revised from Rs 5000-8000 to Rs 5500-9000, adding that the decision will be effective notionally from January 1, 1996 and actually from December 12, 2006. Similarly the central government has also approved the grant of Non-Functional Scale of Rs. 8000-13500 to DASS Grade-I/Senior PA notionally from January 1, 1996 and actually from December 1, 2006.