Lesser pay only for new government staff

Published: 20th December 2012 11:56 AM  |   Last Updated: 20th December 2012 11:56 AM   |  A+A-

The new  service rules, revision of pay scales by downgrading  pay scale  and recruitment rules  that the government is trying to put in place based on the entitled V Central Pay commission (CPC) would not be applicable for existing employees serving in 67 cadres. It would be applicable only  for new recruitments, both direct and departmental (through promotions), clarified Dr S Sundaravadivelu, Special Secretary , Department of Personal and Administrative Reforms.

Though the government of India is yet to approve the upgraded payscales , the existing staff would continue to get pay as per the upgraded pay scales as in vogue, he added.


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