Sale of Rs 500-crore Govt Bonds

Published: 20th March 2016 04:17 AM  |   Last Updated: 20th March 2016 04:17 AM   |  A+A-

THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: The state government has notified the sale of its stock (securities) of 10-year tenure for an aggregate amount of Rs 500 crore.

The auction of the stocks will be held at the Reserve Bank of India’s   Mumbai office on March 22. The competitive bids can be submitted through the e-Kuber system. For more details and notification, visit

Online bills

The government has made online submission of bills mandatory in treasuries starting April 1. Earlier, online submission was made mandatory for salary bill submission.

Like salary bills, the DDOs have now been asked to prepare and submit bills via ‘Spark.’ Bills in physical format will not be accepted by treasuries after March 31. For the first six months, both electronic and physical formats should be submitted.


The government has issued an order making Government-aided Institutions Provident Fund (GAINPF) applicable for PF accounts of staff of all aided institutions under the departments of Collegiate Education, Technical Education, Higher Secondary Directorate, General Education, Vocational Higher Secondary Education, Panchayat, Agriculture, Homoeopathy and Ayurveda Medical Education.

All processes related to PF of these staff should be performed through GAINPF from April 1, the government order said.


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