1.In accordance with the provisions contained in Rule 10 of the CCS(RP) Rules 2008, there will be a uniform date of annual increment viz. Ist of July of every year. Employees completing 6 months and above in the revised pay structure as on Ist July will be eligible to be granted the increment. The first increment after fixation of pay on 1.1.2006 in the revised pay structure will be granted on 1.7.2006 for those employees for whom the date of next increment was between Ist July to ist January 2007.
2. The staff side has represented on this issue and has requested that those employees who were due to get their annual increment between Feb to June during 2006 may be granted one increment on 01.01.2006 in the pre-revised scale.
3. On further consideration and in exercise of the powers available under CCS(RP) Rules, 2008, the president is pleased to decide that in relaxation of stipulation under Rule 10 of these Rules, those central government employees whose were due to get their annual increment between February to June during 2006 may be granted one increment on 1.1.2006 in the pre-revised pay scales as a onetime measure and thereafter will get the next increment in the revised pay structure on 1.7.2006 as per Rule 10 of CCs(RP) Rules 2008, The pay of the eligible employees may be re-fixed accordingly.