Option of Pay Fixation of Assistant Information Officer

Government of West Bengal
Department of Information & Cultural Affairs
Writers’ Buildings, Kolkata – 700 001

No. 1053-ICA, Dated: 22.04.2009.


The Scale of pay of Assistant Information Officer was revised from Scale. No. 14 i.e. Rs. 1640 – 3645/- to scale No. 15 i.e. Rs. 6000 – 12000/- w.e.f. 1.1.96 notionally with actual benefit from 1.1.2007 vide this Department’s Order No. 546-ICA dt. 27.2.09 read with order No. 983-ICA dated 7.4.09.

2. Consequent upon the revision of the scale of pay of the Assistant Information Officer nationally w.e.f 1.1.1996, the Governor is further pleased to order that the officer holding the post of Assistant Information Officer may exercise option to come under ROPA, 2009 on the basis of such notional pay in relaxation of note 4 below Rule-6 of WBS (ROPA) Rules ’09.

3. This order is issued with the concurrence of the Finance Department vide their U.O. No. 974/ Group-P (Pay) dated 9.4.09.

By order of the Governor

Sd/- N. Haque
Principal Secretary to the
Government of West Bengal

No. 1053-ICA dated 22.04.2009

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