3rd Arrear of ROPA 2009 for State Govt. Employees

Government of West Bengal
Finance Department
Audit Branch

No. 8270-F(P) dated 23.08.2011

MEMORANDUM

In terms of Rule 12 of the WBS (ROPA) Rules, 2009 the arrears of pay to which a State Government employee is entitled to during the period from the 1st April, 2008 to 31st March, 2009 shall be paid in cash in three consecutive equal yearly installments beginning from the year 2009-2010.

Accordingly in terms of Memo No. 3950-F, dated 27.05.2009 and No. 7189-F(P) dated 02.07.2010 the first and the second installment of arrear calculated as per item no. 6 of this departments’ Memo No. 2728-F dated 07.04.2009, were released to the State Government Employees on and from 1st August, 2009 and 1st August, 2010 respectively.

Now a question has been raised as to when the third installment of the arrear pay and allowances will be released.

After careful consideration of the matter, the undersigned is directed by the order of the Governor to state that 50% of the third installment of arrear already calculated as per item no. 6 of this departments’ Memo No. 2728-F dated 07.04.2009, will be paid to the State Government Employees with immediate effect and the remaining 50% of the third installment of arrear will be decided later.

Necessary amendment in WBS (ROPA) Rules, 2009 will be made in due course.

Sd/- D. Mukhopadhayay
Joint Secretary to the
Government of West Bengal
Finance Department