KARNATAKA PAY COMMITTEE RECOMMENDS ALLOWANCES TO EMPLOYEES OF STATE GOVERNMENT…
ALLOWANCES, SPECIAL ALLOWANCE AND OTHER BENEFITS
Allowances are given to compensate for the additional time, effort or money spent by Government employees in discharging their assigned duties. On account of increased costs and in order to remove some anomalies as also to build in more incentives, the Committee recommends the following changes.
Conveyance Allowance: The existing rates of Conveyance Allowance are as follows:
|Government Servants belonging to various Groups who are required to maintain and use their own Conveyance for official journeys||Vehicles maintained and used (per month)||Existing Rate of allowance|
|Group A||Motor Cycle / Scooter||Rs.400|
|Group B||Motor Cycle / Scooter
Luna / Moped
|Group C||Luna / Moped
The Committee has noted the steep hike in the price of fuel since the last revision of the rate of Conveyance Allowance. The Committee recommends that the rate of Conveyance Allowance may be revised as under:
|Government Servants belonging to various Groups who are required to maintain and use their own Conveyance for official journeys||Vehicles (Motorcar/Motor cycle/
Scooter/Moped) to be maintained and
used and Recommended rate
of Allowance per month
In order to promote use of bicycles the Committee recommends that Rs.200 a month will be paid to those employees who use bicycle for official journeys.