Dearness Relief to Pensioners with effect from 01.07.2016


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GOVERNMENT OF ANDHRA PRADESH
ABSTRACT
PENSIONS – Dearness Relief to Pensioners with effect from 01.07.2016 – Revised
- Orders – Issued.

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FINANCE (HR-5-Pension, GPF) DEPARTMENT
G.O.M s.No.141 Dated:16.08.2017.
Read the following:
1.G.O.Ms.No.46, Finance (HRM.V-PC.I) Department, dated 30.04.2015.
2.G.O.Ms.No.51, Finance (HRM.VI-Pen) Department, dated 08.05.2015.
3.G.O.Ms.No.18, Finance(HR.VI-TFR)Department, dated 10.02.2016
4.G.O.Ms.No.173, Finance(HR.5-Pension, GPF)Dept. dated 30.08.2016
5.G.O.Ms.No.16,Finance(HR.VI-TFR)Department dated 03.02.2017
6.G.O.Ms.No.17,Finance(HR. 5-Pension, GPF) Dept. dated 03.02.2017
7.G.O.Ms.No.140,Finance(HR.VI-TFR)Department dated 11.08.2017

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O R D E R:
           Government hereby order the revision of rates of Dearness Relief to pensioners sanctioned in the G.O. 6th read above, raising it by 3.668% from 18.340% of the basic pension to 22.008% of the basic pension from 01.07.2016 in respect of:
(i) those who retired from service after 01.07.2013 and drawing pension in the Revised Pay Scales, 2015;
(ii) those who retired prior to 01.7.2013 and whose pension was consolidated in the light of orders issued in the G.O. 2nd read above.
2. Government also hereby order the revision of rates of Dearness Relief from 93.304% to 99.296% with effect from 01.07.2016 to the Pensioners who are drawing their pension in Revised Pay Scales, 2010 and not consolidated in terms of the orders issued in the reference 2nd read above.
3. Government also hereby order the revision of rates of Dearness Relief from 222.312 % to 232.674% with effect from 01.07.2016 to the Pensioners who are drawing their pension in Revised Pay Scales, 2005 and not consolidated in terms of the orders issued in G.O.Ms. No.100, Finance (Pen.I) Department, dated 06.04.2010.
4. Government also hereby order the revision of rates of Dearness Relief from 223.314 % to 232.312% with effect from 01.07.2016 to the Pensioners who are drawing their pension in Revised Pay Scales, 1999 and not consolidated in terms of the orders issued in G.O.(P) No.248, Finance (Pen.I) Department, dated 04.10.2005.
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5. Government also hereby order the revision of rates of Dearness Relief in respect of pensioners who retired after 01.01.1996 drawing UGC Pay Scales 1996 from 245% to 256% with effect from 01.07.2016 since the Dearness Relief was regulated up to 01.01.2007 by merging 50% Dearness Relief with basic pension through G.O (P) No.183 Finance (Pen.I) Department dated 2.8.2007 based on the orders issued in G.O. (P) No.173 Finance (PC.I) Department dated 23.7.2007.
6. Government also hereby order the revision of rates of Dearness Relief to the pensioners who retired while drawing UGC Pay Scales 2006 from 01.01.2006 from 125% to 132% with effect from 01.07.2016.
7. Government also hereby order the revision of rates of Dearness Relief to the pensioners/family pensioners whose pension was consolidated as per orders issued in G.O.Ms.No.54, Higher Education (UE.II) Department, dated 08.06.2011 and G.O.Ms.No.31, Higher Education (UE.II) Department, dated 24.05.2013 from 125% to 132% with effect from 01.07.2016.
8. Government also hereby order the revision of rates of Dearness Relief sanctioned in G.O.Ms.No.4 Law (Law & J-SC.F) Department dated 06.01.2011 to the Pensioners who are drawing pension as per Justice E.Padmanabhan Committee report from 125% to 132% with effect from 01.07.2016.
9. 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)
Pensioners governed by Andhra Pradesh Revised Pension Rules, 1980.
10. These orders are not applicable to the financial assistance grantees and others who are not entitled to Dearness Relief.
11. Ready Reckoner showing the Dearness Relief payable to the State Pensioners in terms of these orders is annexed.

12. The September Pension at the enhanced DR rates shall be payable in October 2017. The arrears of the Revised Dearness Relief to Pensioners from 1st July 2016 to August 2017 shall be paid along with the pension of September, 2017 payable in the month of October, 2017.

13. 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 7.10.1986.
14. All the Treasury Officers/Pension Payment Officers shall work out and make payments of the dearness relief on pension sanctioned in this order in terms of orders issued in G.O.Ms.No.122, Finance (Pen.I) Department, Dt: 22.05.2014
15. 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.
16. In respect of the categories of employees who are not covered for payment through the Treasuries, the expenditure shall be debited to the Pension Funds of Zilla Parishads and Pension funds of the respective Municipal Councils.
17. In respect of the Pensioners of the Universities the expenditure on account of the Dearness Relief now sanctioned above shall be met from the Block Grants allotted to them.
18. The G.O is available on Internet and can be accessed at the address http://goir.ap.gov.in.
(BY ORDER AND IN THE NAME OF THE GOVERNOR OF ANDHRA PRADESH)
MUDDADA RAVICHANDRA
SPECIAL CHIEF SECRETARY TO GOVERNMENT (FAC)


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