Upgradation of cities on the basis of latest figure of 2011 exhibited in the website for the purpose of grant of HRA/Transport Allowance
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
New Delhi : October, 2013
The Secretary General,
Confederation of Central Govt. Employees & Workers,
New Delhi- 110001
Subject: Upgradation of cities on the basis of latest figure of 2011 exhibited in the website for the purpose of grant of HRA/Transport Allowance – regarding.
I am directed to refer to your letter Ref: No.Confen./GENL/2013 dated 26.09.2013, received through Deptt. of Pers. and Trg., on the above mentioned subject and to say that the final report of the Census-2011 has not yet been released by the Office of Registrar General & Census Commissioner of India.
As such, action for revision of classification of cities/towns can only be initiated on receipt of the final population figures of the Census-2011.
(Inder Jeet Tanwar)