GOVERNMENT OF ANDHRA PRADESH

ABSTRACT

 

Pension – Dearness Relief to Pensioners– Revised Orders – Issued.

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FINANCE (PENSION-I) DEPARTMENT

 

G.O.(P).No.11.                                                                                       Dated:18.01.2005

                                                                                                               Read the following:-

 

1.      G.O(P).No.156, Finance & Plg. (FW:Pen.I) Department, dated 16.9.1999.

2.      G.O.(P) .No.95, Finance & Plg. (FW:Pen.I) Department, dated 1.8.2000.

3.      G.O.(P) No.156, Finance  (Pen. I) Department, dated 21.2.2004.

4.   G.O.(P) No.590, Finance (Pen. I) Department, dated 9.8.2004.

5.       G.O.(P) No.4. Finance (PC.I) Department, dated 10.01.2005.

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O R D E R:

 

Government hereby order the revision of rates of Dearness Relief sanctioned in the G.O. 4th read above from to 31.902% to 34.356 % from 1.7.2004 in respect of: -

(i)                  those who  retired from service after 1.7.1998 drawing pay in the Revised Pay Scales, 1999;

(ii)                those who retired prior to 1.7.1998 and whose pension was consolidated in the light of orders issued in the G.O. first read above; and

(iii)               those who retired prior to 1.1.1996 drawing UGC Pay scales and whose pension was ordered to be consolidated in the light of orders issued in the G.O. second read above. 

           

2.                  Government   further hereby order the revision of rates of Dearness Relief   from 61% to 64 % with effect from 1.7.2004 in respect of: -

 

(i)                  those who retired after 1.1.1996 drawing UGC pay scales 1996; and

(ii)                Judicial Officers   who retired after 1.7.1996 drawing Revised pay scales as ordered in G.O.Ms.No.60, Law (LA&J-SEF) Department, dated 7.5.2003.

 

3.                  Government   also hereby order the revision of rates of Dearness Relief at the rates indicated below from 1.7.2004 in respect of those retired drawing A.P. Revised Pay Scales, 1993  and whose pension has not been consolidated.

 

From

Revised rates of Dearness Relief

Pension upto Rs.3190/-

Pension above Rs.3190/- but below Rs. 4910/-

Pension above Rs.4910/-

1.7.2004

123.75%

104.78%% subject to a minimum of Rs.3948/-

94.90% subject to a minimum of Rs.5145/-

 

2.                  Government also hereby order the Revision of rates of Dearness Relief at the rates indicated below from 1.7.2004 to the Pensioners retired while drawing A.P. Revised Pay UGC Scales, of 1986 and whose pension has not been consolidated.

 

From

Revised rates of Dearness Relief

Pension  upto Rs.1750/-

Pension  above Rs.1750/- but below Rs. 3000/-

Pension above Rs.3000/-

1.7.2004

308%

231% subject to a minimum of Rs. 5390/- and a maximum of Rs.6930/- per month.

200% subject to a minimum of Rs.6930/- per month.

 

3.                  These orders are applicable to:

 

(1)   (a) All Government Pensioners in receipt of Service Pensions, Family         Pensions under Revised Pension Rules, 1951, Andhra Pradesh Liberalised  Pension Rules, 1961 and Andhra Pradesh Government  Servants (Family  Pension) Rules, 1964.

 

(b) Teaching and non-teaching pensioners of Municipalities, Panchayat Raj Institutions and Aided Educational Institutions, in receipt  of pensions under the Andhra Pradesh Liberalised Pension Rules, 1961  and Andhra Pradesh Government Servants (Family Pension) Rules, 1964.

 

(c)Teaching and non-teaching staff in Aided Educational Institutions in receipt of pensions under the Contributory Provident Fund-cum-Pension and Gratuity Rules, 1961 and Andhra Pradesh Liberalised Pension Rules, 1961.

 

(d) Those drawing family pensions under G.O.Ms.No.22, Finance & Planning (FW: Pen.I) Department, dated 16.1.1971, G.O.Ms.No.104, Finance & Planning (FW: Pen.I) Department, dated 13.4.1973 and G.O.Ms.No.25, Finance & Planning (FW: Pen.I) Department, dated 2.2.1974.

 

(e) Pensioners in receipt of Compassionate Pension under the rules for Compassionate Pensions and Gratuities in the Hyderabad Civil Services Rules; and

 

(f)     Those in receipt of Pensions under the Wound and Extraordinary Pension Rules.

 

(2)  Jagir and Estate Pensioners and

(3)   Pensioners governed by Andhra Pradesh Revised Pension Rules, 1980.

(4)   Pensioners/Family Pensioners who retired prior to 1.1.1996 while drawing UGC Pay Scales and whose pension has been consolidated in the light of orders issued in G.O. 2nd read above.

  

7.         These orders are not applicable to   the financial assistance grantees and others who are not entitled to Dearness  Relief.

 

8.         Ready Reckoner showing the Dearness Relief payable to the State Pensioners in terms of these orders is annexed.

 

9.         The amount of Dearness Relief shall be rounded off to the next rupee.

 

10.       The arrears of the Revised Dearness Relief to Pensioners from 1.7.2004 to 31.12.2004 shall be paid along with the pension of January 2005 payable in February 2005.

 

11.       In the event of death of the pensioner after 1.7.2004 the arrears of Dearness Relief shall be paid to the legal heirs in lumpsum at a time duly following Treasury Procedure.

 

12.       All the Treasury Officers/ Pension Payment Officers shall work out and make payments of the Dearness Relief on Pension sanctioned in this order without waiting for further authorization/ instructions from the Accountant General (A&E) Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad, in terms of the orders issued in the G.O.Ms.No.270, Finance & Planning (FW:PSC.I) Department, dated 7.10.1996.

 

13.       The expenditure is allocable among the various States in accordance with provisions of Rule 24 of the incidence of pension rules in Appendix – III-B of the Andhra Pradesh Accounts Code, Volume-I

 

14.       The expenditure on account of the Dearness Relief sanctioned in para 1  and 3 above shall  be debited to the Pension Fund of the Zilla Parishads in so far  as the Non-teaching, Non-Government Pensioners of the Panchayat Raj Institutions are  concerned and the Pension Funds of the  respective  Municipal Councils in so far  as the Non-Teaching Non-Government  Pensioners of Municipalities are concerned and to the relevant Head of Account of Government in so far as the Teachers are concerned.

 

15.       In respect of the Pensioners of the Universities the expenditure on account of the Dearness Relief sanctioned in paras 1-4 above shall be met from the Block Grants allotted to them.

 

16.  The G.O is available on Internet and can be accessed at the address http://www.aponline.gov.in.

 

(BY ORDER AND IN THE NAME OF THE GOVERNOR OF ANDHRA PRADESH)

 
                                                                    P. RAMAKANTH REDDY

PRINCIPAL SECRETARY TO GOVERNMENT.

 
To

The Accountant General (A&E) A.P. Hyderabad.

The Accountant General (Audit. I) A.P. Hyderabad.

The Accountant General (Audit.II) A.P. Hyderabad.

The Accountant General  of  other states given below through A.G., A.P. Hyderabad (3,000  copies)

The Accountant General, Tamilnadu, Chennai.             

The Accountant General, Maharastra, Mumbai.

The Accountant General, Gujarat.

The Accountant General (A&E) Kerala, P.N.No.5607, Tiruvananthapuram- 695 039.

The Accountant General (A&E)  Karnataka, Bangalore.

The Accountant General (A&E), U.P., Allahabad.

The Accountant General (A&E), Haryana, Chandighar.

The Accountant General (A&E) , Punjab, Chandighar.

The Accountant General (A&E),  Rajasthan, Jaipur.

The Accountant General (A&E), Assam, Dispur.

The Accountant General (A&E), Bihar, Patna.

The Accountant General, Orissa, Bhubaneswar.

The Accountant General,(A&E-II), Madhya Pradesh, Gwalior.

The Accountant Officer (Pen.Co-Ordination), O/o the Principal Accountant General (A&E) Calcutta,   West Bengal.

The Secretary to Government, Finance Department, Secretariat, Chennai.

The Secretary to Government, Finance Department, Secretariat, Tirvandrum.

The Secretary to Government, Finance Department, Secretariat, Bhubaneswar, Orissa.

The Public Accounts Officer, Treasury, Pandichery.

All the heads of Secretariat.

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All the District Judges.

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The Secretary, A.P.P.S.C, Hyderabad.

The Secretary, A.P. GENCO/ TRANSCO., Vidyut Soudha, Hyderabad.

The Commissioner, Muncipal Corporation, Hyderabad, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam.

The Registrar, Osmania/Andhra/ Sri Venkateswara/ Kakatiya / Nagarjuna/ A.P. 

     Agricultural/ Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University/ Sri Krishna Deva Raya

     University/ Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Open University, Hyderabad/Sri Padmavathi Mahila

      Viswavidyalayam/Sri Pottisriramulua Telugu University/Dravidian University.

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The Chairman, A.P. Housing Board, Hyderabad.

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The Director of Treasuries, A.P. Hyderabad.

All the District Treasury Officers.

The  F.A.& C.A.O., N.S.. Project, Secretariat Buildings, Hyderabad.

The Secretary Tungabhadra Project, Via., Hispet, Ballary District.

The Director of State Ports, Kakinada, East Godavari, A.P.,

All the District Development  Officers of Zilla Praja Parishads.

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All the Secretaries of Market Committees through Director of Marketing (30 copies).

All the District Educational Officers.

All the Commissioners/ Special Officers of Municipalities through the Commissioner  

      of Municipalities (50 copies).

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The Commissioner, Dr. M.C.R. H.R.D Institute of A.P. (Institute of Administration), 

       Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad.    

The Pay & Accounts Officer, Government of Andhra Pradesh, New Delhi.

The Chairman, Commission of Inquiry, A.P. Hyderabad.

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The Special Commissioner, Andhra Pradesh Bhavan, Ashoka Road, New Delhi.

The Dy. C.A.O., N.S. Right Canals, Vijayapuri North, Nalgonda Distict.

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The Dy. C.A.O., G.B. Project, Dowlaiswaram, E.G. District.

The Director of Accounts, Sriramsagar Project, Nizamabad District.

The P.A.O., T.P.H.L.C., Stage-I, Anantapur.

The Assistant P.A.O., Vamsadhara Project, Srikakulam District.

The Secretary, All India Pensioners Association, Hyderabad.

All the Pensioners Association.

The Chairman, State Bank of India, World Trade Centre, the Arcade Golabs, Mumbai-

     400 021 ( 100 copies).

The Chairman and Managing Director, Syndicate Bank, P.Bno.1, Manipal-576119,

      Karnataka State(100 copies).

The Chairman and Managing Director, Union Bank of India, 239, Backbay, Reclamation,   Nariman Point, Mumbai, (100 copies) 

The Chairman and Managing Director, Central Bank of India, Chandramukhi Building, Nariman Point,   Mumbai, (100 copies)

The Chairman and Managing Director, Allahabad Bank, 14, India Exchange Place,

         Calcutta 700 001 (100 copies).

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         Post Box No.234, Mumbai-400 021 (100 copies)

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         Bangalore –560-002 ( 100 copies).

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       Street,  Calcutta-700 001 (100 copies).

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       Parliament Street,   New Delhi, (100 copies).

The Chairman and Managing Director, State Bank of Indore, 5, Y.N.Road, Indore

        (M.P.State) (100 copies).

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       Road,   Jaipur, Rajasthan State (100 copies).

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         Bangalore-9 (100 copies).

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       State (100 copies).

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      Gujarat State, (100 copies).

The Chairman and Managing Director, United Commercial Bank, 10, Bipplabi,

         Trailokya Maharaj Sarai, Calcutta – 700 001 (100 copies).

The Chairman and Managing Director, State Bank of Travancore, Trivendrum (100 

         copies).

The P.Chief Accountant, Reserve Bank of India, Department of Government and

       Bank Accounts,  New Central Office Building, Shaheed Bhagat Singh Road,

       Mumbai 400023.(50 copies).

The Chief Manager ( Finance & Accounts) Statye Bank of Travancore, P.B.No.34,

           Tiruvananthapuram-659001, Kerala (100 copies).

The various Banks in Hyderabad through Pension Payment Officer, A.P. Hyderabad

       (3,000 copies).

The General Manager (operations), State Bank of India, Banking Operations

       Department,  Hyderabad, (800 copies).

The Managing Director, State Bank of Hyderabad, Gunfoundry, Hyderabad.

The Chief Officer, Andhra Bank, Central Office, B.S. & B.D. Dept., Hyderabad.

The Chief Officer, A.B.C.D. Cell, Andhra Bank,Taramandal Complex, Opp.A.G’s Office, Hyderabad.

The Deputy General Manager, Canara Bank, Opp.Old M.L.A. Quarters, Hyderguda,

       Hyderabad.

The Dy. General Manager, Syndicate Bank, Pioneer House, Somajiguda, Hyderabad.

The Chief Officer (Admn.) India Bank Zonal Office, 5-2-90/A, Secretariat Road,

       Saifabad, Hyderabad.

The Regional Manager, Punjab National Bank, Opp. Secretariat, Hyderabad.

The Regional Manager, Indian Overseas Bank, Basheerbagh, Hyderabad.

The Regional Manager, Union Bank of India, Iind Floor, Latha Complex, Beside

        Latha Talkies,  Nampally, Hyderabad.

The  Divisional Manager,  Vijaya Bank, Divisional Office,  Babukhan Estate,

        Basheerbagh, Hyderabad.

The Divisional Manager, United Commercial Bank, 1st Floor, Anasuya Commercial

        Complex,  Opp. Liberty Talkies, Hyderabad.

The Zonal Manager, Central Bank of India, Bank Street, Hyderabad.

The Manager, United Bank of India, Bank Street, Hyderabad.

The Zonal Manager, Bank of Baroda, Opp. Telephone Bhavan, Lakdi-ka-pool,

       Hyderabad.

The Zonal Manager, Bank of India, Chamundeswari Complex, Kachiguda X  road,

       Hyderabad.

The Manager, Deena Bank, Bank Street, Hyderabad.

The Area Manager, Allahabad Bank, 115-S.D. Road, Park Lane, Secunderabad.

The Manager, State Bank of Travenkoor, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Hyderabad.

The Manager, State Bank of Mysore, 1-7-264, Sarojinidevi Road, Secunderabad.

The Manager, State Bank of Indore, P.B.No.29, Inside 3-A, Abids, Hyderabad.

The Manager, State Bank of Sowrashtra, 4-1-1824, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Hyd.

The Manager, State Bank of Bikaneer & Jaipur, 8573, R.P.Road, Secunderabad.

The Manager, State Bank of Ptiala, Pullareddy Building, Abids, Hyderabad.

The Manager, Corporation Bank, Hyderabad.

The Manager, New Bank of India, Hyderabad.

The Manager, Oriental Bank of Commerce, Hyderabad.

The  Manager, Punjab & Sind Bank, Hyderabad.

Copy to SF/SCS.

Copy to A.P.T.S (SNU) Hyderabad.

This G.O. is available on the internet at  www.aponline.gov.in.