LTC and other benefits at a glance for Kerala staff
The ninth pay commission report of Kerala is expected to be published today. We have managed to collect some inside news and being published in this blog. It may kindly be noted that there is nothing official about it.
As per the recommendations of Pay Commission, The Kerala Government Employees will get LTC (Leave Travel Concession) for the first time for those who are going for vacation with or without family.
More Pension for Pensioners those who have completed 80 years of Age
There is an increase of Eye Glass allowance to Rs.1000 for every 10 years.
There will be an upgrade to Higher Grades on years like 8th, 15th, 22nd and 27th. This will benefit 2nd, 3rd, 4th Grade Employees.
The plan to organize the salary Scales of Employees of all 7 universities of the state of Kerala. Those who get lesser salary than the previous salary after organizing will get additional amount as personal salary.
Similar salary scales in Secretariat for University staffs from Assistant to Registrar onwards.
Monthly pay based on 3 new Salary scales is for Part Time Employees in Government.
This is the first time in Kerala , the Part Time Employees in Government will be getting salary scales. The Present Salary scales are Rs. 3100 + Dearness Allowance, Rs. 2700 + Dearness Allowance, Rs. 2300 + Dearness Allowance. From April 2011, this will be replaced to the new salary scales as follows,
Rs.5520 to Rs.8400
Rs.4850 to Rs.7500
Rs.4250 to Rs.6700
Pension amount of all govt. employees will have an increase of 12%
Pensioners and Family Pensioners will get Rs.300 Medical allowance per month.
40 to 50% Increase in Allowances
City Compensatory Allowance will increased to double the current amount
House rent allowance HRA will be increased by 40%
Travel Allowance will be increased
Daily Allowance will be increased
Pension for Personal Staffs ( Minimum 3 years service) of High Court Judges. With the retirement of judges , the personal staffs will also get retirement.
Promotions in Government service should be based on Performance and Qualification along with Seniority
There will be special training classes for improving the behavior of Government employees towards citizens of Kerala.
The Pay Revision Commission said that the Govt.employees are Public servants and they should not behave rudely to people and ask for bribes.
The abovementioned commission report is expected to implement from 01st April, 2010.