Fixation of pay and grant of increment in the 7th CPC Pay structure — clarifications by Railway Board RBE No. 124/2016 Government of India(Bharat
The General Manager/CAOs(R),
All India Railways & Production Units,
(As per mailing list)
Sub:- Fixation of pay and grant of increment in the revised Pay structure — clarifications – regarding.
|Sl.No.||Point of doubt||Clarification|
|1.||As per the provisions of FR 22 (l)(a)(1),
the Government Servants (other than those appointed on deputation to ex-
cadre post or ad-hoc basis or on direct recruitment basis) have the
option, to be exercised within one month from the date of promotion, to
have the pay fixed under this rule from the date of such
promotion/appointment or from the date of next increment.
Some of the employees, promoted between 01.01.2016 and the date of
Whether such employee may be allowed to revise their option under FR
|Under the changed circumstances after
notification of RS(RP) Rules, 2016, the employee may be allowed to
exercise revised option for fixation of pay under FR 22(I)(a)(1). Such
revised option shall be exercised’ within one month of issue of this
letter. Option so revised shall be final.
appointed/promoted/granted financial upgradation during 02.01.2015 and
01.07.2015 will be entitled to grant of one increment on 01.01.2016
|Since, the provisions of RS(RP) Rules,
2016 are effective from 01.01.2016, no increment shall be allowed on
01.01.2016 at the time of fixation of pay in the revised pay structure.