Revised Pay Scale 2017 and Adhoc Relief Allowance Notification AJK Govt Finance Department
Notification of revision of Basic Pay Scales and Allowances has been issued vide circular NO. MR/ 12112-12212 /2017 by AZAD GOVERNMENT OF THE STATE OF JAMMU & KASHMIR (FINANCE DEPARTMENT) Muzaffarabad on Dated: 20m July, 2017.
SUBJECT: REVISION OF BASIC PAY SCALES & ALLOWANCES OF CIVIL SERVANTS OF THE AJ&K GOVERNMENT (2017)
The President Azad Jammu & Kashmir has been pleased to sanction the revision of Basic Pay Scales & Allowances with effect from 1st July. 2017 for the Civil Servants of Azad Government of the State of Jammu & Kashmir, as detailed in the following paragraphs:-
2. Revision of Basic Pay Scales: –
The Basic Pay Scales-2017 shall replace the Basic Pay Scales-2016 with effect from 01-07-2017 as contained in the Annexure-I to this Office Memorandum.
3. Fixation of Pay of the existing employees: i) The basic pay of an employee in service on 30-06-2017 shall be fixed in the Basic Pay Scales-2017 on point to point basis i.e. at the stage corresponding to that occupied by him/her above the minimum of Basic Pay Scales-2016; ii) In case of Personal Pay being drawn by an employee as part of his/her basic pay beyond the maximum of his/her pay scale on 30-06-2017, he/she shall continue to draw such pay in the Basic Pay Scales-2017 at the revised rates.
4. Fixation of Pay on promotion: In cases of promotion from a lower to higher posts/scale before introduction of these scales, the pay of the employees concerned in the revised pay scale may be fixed and so enhanced that it would not be less than the pay that would have been admissible to him if his promotion to the higher post/scale had taken place after the introduction of these scales.
5. Annual increment: Annual increment shall continue to be admissible, subject to the existing conditions, on 1st December each year.
6. Ad-hoc Allowance-2010:
i. The Ad-hoc Allowance-2010 @50% granted w.e.f. vide Finance Departments 0.M.No.FD/R/165/06/09/2010 dated 09.08.2010 shall cease to exist with effect from 01.07.2.017; ii. For those who are in receipt of an allowance equal to 100% of basic pay in BPS-2008 as on 30-06-2011 and not in receipt of Ad-hoc Allowance – 2010 @50%, the existing amount of 100% allowance (being drawn at frozen level) shall be reduced by 50% w.e.f. 01-07-2017. The remaining amount shall continue to be drawn at reduced frozen level; Hi. For those who are in receipt of an allowance equal to 100% of basic pay in BPS-2011 as on 30-06-2015 and not in receipt of Ad-hoc Allowance – 2010 @ 50%, the existing amount 100% allowance (being drawn at frozen level) shall be reduced w.e.f. 01-07-2017 by 50% of the amount to be calculated at the level admissible on 30-06-2011.the remaining amount shall continue to be drawn at reduced frozen level. (Examples are given in Annexure -II)