Railway Service (RP) Rules, 2016: Availability of option for fixation
of Pay on Promotion from the date of DNI in the lower post
PC-VII No. 25
RBE No. 79/2017
File No. PC-VII/2016/I/6/2
New Delhi, dated : 31.07.2017
The General Manager/CAOs(R),
All India Railways & Production Units,
(As per mailing list)
Sub: Availability of option for fixation of pay on promotion from the
Date of Next Increment (DNI) in the lower post and method of fixation
of pay from DNI, if Opted for, in context of RS(RP) Rules, 2016
have arisen over the issue of relevancy of provisions of FR 22(l)(a)(1) as
well as the methodology of fixation of pay on promotion to a post carrying
duties and responsibilities of greater importance, of a Government Servant
in case he opts for pay fixation from the Date of Next Increment (DNI).
dated 09.03.2017 that the issue has already been referred to Ministry of
Finance. Now a detailed clarification over the issue has been issued by
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Department of
Personnel & Training (MoPPG&P/DoP&T) vide their O.M No.
13/02/2017-Estt.(Pay-I) dated 27.07.2017 (copy enclosed).
27.07.2017 will be applicable mutatis mutandis in Railways w.r.t.
RS(RP) Rules, 2016.
Applicability of FR 22(I)(a)(1) in 7th CPC CCS(RP) Rules, 2016 on Promotion- DoPT illustrated the method of fixation of pay from DNI
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