Finance Ministry’s reply to Confederation Secretary General regarding grant of HRA/TA as per Census 2011
2011-CENSUS – RECLASSIFICATION OF CITIES/TOWNS GRANT OF HIGHER RATE OF HRA/TRANSPORT ALLOWANCE FINANCE MINISTRY’S REPLY TO SECRETARY GENERAL CONFEDERATION
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
New Delhi, 30th July 2014
The Secretary General,
Confederation of Central Govt. Employees & Workers,
1st Floor, North Avenue PO Building,
New Delhi – 110001.
Subject: Grant of HRA/Transport Allowance at enhanced rates to the Central Government employees as per Census 2011 – regarding.
I am directed to refer to your letter Ref. No.Confdn./GENL/2014 dated 28.04.2014 on the above mentioned subject and to say that consequent on the Office of the Registrar General & Census Commissioner publishing the Report of Census-2011, action for re-classification of cities/towns based on Census-2011 for the purpose of grant of HRA / Transport Allowance to Central Government Employees, has already been initiated in this Department.
2. However, completion of the process is likely to take time.
Under Secretary to the Government of India