Exercise of Option regarding Pay Fixation of Official Photographer

Information and Cultural Affairs, ,

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

No. 1056-ICA, Dated: 20.04.2009.


The Scale of pay of Official Photographer was revised from Scale. No. 10 i.e. Rs. 1390 – 2470/- to scale No. 11 i.e. Rs. 4650 – 10175/- w.e.f. 1.1.96 notionally with actual benefit from 1.1.06 vide this Department’s Order No. 549-ICA dt. 27.2.09 read with order No. 984-ICA dated 7.4.09.

2. Consequent upon the revision of the scale of pay of the Official Photographer notionally w.e.f. 1.1.1996, the Governor is further pleased to order that the officer holding the post of Official Photographer 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/- Sk. N. Haque
Principal Secretary to the
Government of West Bengal

No. 1056-ICA dated 20.04.2009