Grant of DA to Employees (Pre-Revised Scale) in Education, 2013

Government of West Bengal
School Education Department
Planning & Budget Branch
Bikash Bhavan, Salt Lake, Kolkata-700 091.

No. 10(30)-SE(P&B)/5B-37/2009, Dated: 07.01.2013.

From: Shri G.P.Sen
OSD & Ex-Officio Deputy Secretary to the Govt of West Bengal


  1. The Commissioner of School Education, West Bengal
  2. The Director of S.C.E.R.T, West Bengal, 25/3, Ballygunge Circular Road, Kolkata-700019.
  3. The Director of Accounts (School Education), West Bengal, 2nd Floor, Bikash Bhavan, Salt Lake, Kolkata -700 091
  4. The Assistant Secretary (DDO), School Education Department, Govt. of West Bengal
  5. The Assistant Secretary, Administrative Branch, School Education Department
  6. The Secretary, West Bengal Council of Higher Secondary Education,Vidyasagar Bhavan, 9/2, Block DJ, Sector – D, Bidhannagar, Kolkata – 700 091
  7. The Secretary, West Bengal Board of Secondary Education, 77/2 Park Street, Kol-16
  8. The Secretary, West Bengal Board of Primary Education, Acharya Prafulla Chandra Bhavan, DK 7/1, Sector – II, Bidhannagar, Karunamoyee, Kolkata -700 091
  9. Project Director, Cooked Mid Day Meal Project, Acharya Prafulla Chandra Bhavan, 7/1, Sector – II, Bidhannagar, Karunamoyee, Kolkata – 700 091
  10. Secretary, West Bengal Central School Service Commission, Acharya Sadan, 11 & 11/1 Block – EE, Salt lake, Kolkata – 700 091
  11. The State Project Director, Paschim Banga Sarva Siksha Mission
  12. The President, West Bengal Council of Rabindra Open Schooling
  13. The Chairman, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar Sports School, Banipur
  14. P. A. to die Principal Secretary, School Education Department
  15. P. A. to the Joint Secretary (Administrative Branch), School Education Department
  16. P.A. to the Joint Secretary (Planning & Budget Branch), School Education Department
  17. P.S. to Hon’ble Minister-in-Charge, School Education Department
  18. The Assistant Secretary (Law Branch), School Education Department
  19. The Registrar, School Education Department
  20. The Nodal Officer, School Education Department
  21. The Section Officer, ____Branch, School Education Department
  22. Senior Typist Supervisor, Issue Section, School Education Department
  23. Notice Board, School Education Department
  24. Guard file

Sub: Grant of Dearness Allowance to the Teaching and Non-teaching employees of Non-Government Aided/Sponsored Educational Institutions who are in the prerevised scale of pay/ Employees of Statutory Bodies/ Govt Undertakings/ Local Bodies etc. with effect from 1st January, 2013.

The undersigned is directed by order of the Governor to say that the Governor is pleased to direct that all the whole time approved employees of Statutory Bodies/Govt. Undertakings /Local Bodies etc. under the administrative control of this Department, who are in receipt of Dearness Allowance at State Government rates i.e. 45% of Band Pay and Grade Pay taken together, with effect from January 1, 2012, shall draw Dearness Allowance @52% with effect from 1st January, 2013.

2. The Dearness Allowance sanctioned hereinabove shall be rounded off to the nearest rupees, in each case.

3. In case of Public Undertakings/ Statutory Bodies the additional expenditure should be borne by such Undertakings/ Bodies themselves out of their own resources or out of the financial assistance provided to them in the budget and that no additional financial assistance will be given to them on account of sanction of Dearness Allowance.

4. The undersigned is further directed to enclose a copy of the Memo No. 10617-F(P) dated 31st December, 2012 received from the Finance Department, Audit Branch, Govt of West Bengal regarding Grant of Dearness Allowance to the State Govt. employees/ Teachers and non-teaching employees of Non-Govt Educational Institutions/ Employees of Statutory Bodies/Govt Undertakings/ Panchayats including Panchayats Karmee and Municipal Corporation/ Local Bodies etc, who are drawing their pay in the pre-revised scale of pay, for information and necessary action at their end.

5. This order issues in terms of Finance (Audit) Department’s Memo No. 10616(70)-F(P), dated 31st December, 2012 and Memo No. 10617-F(P) dated 31st December, 2012.

Enclo: As stated

Yours faithfully,

OSD & Ex-Officio Deputy Secretary

No. 10-SE dated 07.01.2013

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