7th Pay Commission: Not only the increase in dearness allowance, some central government employees have also got promotion in this festive season. Jagran News Media reported that the formal request for promotion was given by the Centre. Notably, the officers of the Indian Railways have been promoted. Also Read – Good News For Employees Of This State Government: 11% Increase In DA Before Durga Puja 2021.
As per the government order, these officers of Indian Railways have been promoted under the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission. With this promotion, they will move from the entry pay of Rs 25350 to the level of entry pay of Rs 29500. Also read- 7th Pay Commission: More than 1 crore government employees likely to get DA arrears soon, waiting for updates from the Center
According to the mandate, the promotion of the officers of Railway Board Secretariat Service (RBSS) / Railway Board Secretariat Stenographer Service (RBSSS) was to be done this year. These officers have been promoted as Under Secretary/Deputy Secretary. From Private Secretary to Director Dy. Secretary / Joint. Posts of Director/Senior Principal Private Secretary. Also read- 7th Pay Commission latest news: Good news for central government employees, their HRA will increase by 3% before the festive season
Talking to Jagran.com, HS Tiwari, former president of AG Office Brotherhood, said that with the promotion, the salary will increase by about Rs 15,000 per month.
The entry basic pay at this level is Rs 67700 per month to Rs 78800 per month. Along with this, there will be an increase in dearness allowance, transport allowance, house rent allowance and other allowances.
HS Tiwari said that the pay category will come under Pay Band III which is as per 7th Pay Matrix. The Central Government Personnel Department has issued the promotion order after taking approval from the President of India.