Proposed Two days Strike call on 1st and 2nd December given by NFPE is deferred

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Nov 29, 2015

Government has decided to give pension payment order (PPO) and all other retirement benefits on the day of retirement

 The government has decided to give pension payment order (PPO) and all other retirement benefits on the day of retirement to all 50000 central government employees retiring every year, Union minister Jitendra Singh said on Thursday.

Nov 27, 2015

Proposed Two days Strike on 1st and 2nd December is deferred

The Federal Secretariat of NFPE held at NFPE Office, New Delhi on 26-11-2015, reviewed the whole situation prevailing among the postal employees in general and the Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS) in particular after the submission of the 7th Central Pay Commission Report to the Govt and also after the appointment of a separate committee for GDS by the Govt, headed by a retired Postal Board Member as Chairman.

The Federal Secretariat further reviewed the proposed two days strike call given by NFPE and AIPEU GDS (NFPE) for realization of the legitimate demands of the Gramin Dak Sevaks, which include bringing the GDS also under the purview of 7th CPC treating them as Civil Servants.

Nov 26, 2015

Revision of Foreign Postage Rates of Letter mail w.e.f 01-12-2015

Click here to view the revised Foreign Postage rates of letter post items effective from 01.12.2015 communicated vide Postal Directorate memo no No. 1-20/2014-15/T&C dated 24.11.2015.

Vacancy position for LGO Examination 2015-16 under 50% Promotional Quota

The Division wise tentative vacancy position pertaining to the Limited Departmental Competitive Examination (LGO-2015-16) for promotion to the cadre of Postal Assistants/Sorting Assistants under 50% Promotional Quota communicated by Circle office, Hyderabad is as follows.

Government mulls proposal to raise maternity leave to 26 weeks

Government is considering a proposal to increase the maternity leave for working women from the existing 12 weeks to 26 weeks. The proposal also talks of providing 12 weeks of maternity leave to commissioning mothers -- who use surrogates to bear a child -- as well as for working women adopting a baby. 

Nov 24, 2015

Governement sets up one man committee to review pay structure of GDS

The government has formed a committee to review pay structure and social security benefits provided to 'gramin dak sevaks'.The one-man committee will review and suggest changes in existing wage structures, facilities and other social security benefits provided to 'gramin dak sevaks' (GDS), according to a notification by the Communications and IT Ministry.Gramin dak sevaks are extra-departmental agents recruited by the postal department to serve in rural areas.They have been demanding pay and facilities at par with regular departmental employees.

Transfer and postings in Junior Administrative Grade (JAG) of IPoS Group 'A'

Click here to view Postal Directorate order dated 23.11.2015 on the above subject matter.

Nov 23, 2015

Allotments and Reallotments in PS Group B cadre

Circle Office, Hyderabad, vide memo no ST/12-1/2015/II dated 23.11.2015, has ordered the following reallotments to the existing PS Group B officers and allotments to the officers who got regular promotion and stands allotted to AP Circle.

Deputation of Sri V.Ramulu, PMG, Kozhicode to AP State Govt.

It was ordered by Postal Directorate,vide its memo no PF-IPOS-128/SPG dated 18.11.2015, that the services of Sri V.Ramulu, presently posted as PMG, Northern Region, Kerala circle, Kozhicode are placed at the disposal of Govt of Andhra Pradesh. The tenure of deputation of the officer will be for a period of two years.

Nov 22, 2015

Commemorative Stamps on Children's Day - 14th November 2015

In India, Children's Day is celebrated on 14th November, the birthday of the country's first Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru. Jawaharlal Nehru, who was fondly called Chacha Nehru (Uncle Nehru) or Chachaji (Uncle) by the kids, emphasized the importance of giving love and affection to children, whom he saw as the bright future of India.

Guidelines on issue of domicile/caste certificates to SC/ ST school students

Click here to view DoPT OM dated 20.11.2015 on the above subject matter.

Nov 21, 2015

Promotions & Postings in PS Group B cadre

Nov 20, 2015

Report and Recommendations of 7 th CPC on Staff of India Post

The most positive recommendation of 7 th CPC as regards to India Post employees is  up-gradation of GP of Inspector Posts from Rs. 4200/- to Rs. 4600/-, in respect of ASPs from Rs. 4600/- to Rs. 4800/-and for PS Group B officers  from Rs. 4800/- to Rs. 5400/-. 

The above said recommendations are incorporated at  page no. 471 of the report.
The following are the other discussions made in the report on matters relating to the staff of Dept of Posts.

Highlights of 7th Central Pay Commission Report

Chapter - 17 of 7 th CPC Report 
17.1 : Minimum Pay:

After considering all relevant factors and based on the Aykroyd formula the minimum pay in government is recommended to be set at Rs.18000/- per month. (chapter 4.2)

17.2 : New Pay Structure:

Nov 19, 2015

7 th Pay Commission submitted its Report

Highlights of Recommendations of Seventh Central Pay Commission :

1.   Recommended Date of implementation: 01.01.2016
2.   Minimum Pay: Based on the Aykroyd formula, the minimum pay in government is recommended to be set at ₹18,000 per month.
3.   Maximum Pay: ₹2,25,000 per month for Apex Scale and ₹2,50,000 per month for Cabinet Secretary and others presently at the same pay level.
4.   Financial Implications:

Result of LDCE to fillup the Postman/Mailguard vacancies held on 01.11.2015

In accordance with chief Postmaster General, A.P.Circle, Hyderabad Notification No.RE/1-22/PM&MG/LDCE/2015 dated 15.09.2015, a Limited Departmental Competitive Examination was held to fill up the Postman/Mailguard vacancies of the year 2015 under 50% quota of vacancies among MTS and 50% quota of vacancies among GDSs of the division on 01.11.2015 from 10.00hrs to 12.00hrs at all Regional Head Quarters. The result of the said LDCE hasbeen declared today.

Click on read more to view the result, Division wise.

Nov 18, 2015

Submission of 7th Pay Commission Report on 19.11.2015

The official website of 7th Central Pay Commission has confirmed the time and date of the submission of its report to the Central government.The commission will submit its report on 19th November at 19.30 Hrs.

Report of 7th pay panel may not be having satisfying recommendations

Report from news circle says that 7th pay commission is going to submit its report on 19th November 2015 and 15% hike is recommended.
After submission, it is believed that the outcome of 7th cpc recommendation will be unexpected and disappointment to the staff. 
When the commission itself was ready to submit the report in stipulated time initially, the Central government gave four months extension upto December 2015.