Thursday, 16 March 2017

Cabinet approves additional 2% Dearness Allowance / Dearness Relief due from January, 2017

The Union Cabinet, chaired by the Prime Minister Shri Narendra Modi has approved release of an additional instalment of Dearness Allowance (DA) to Central Government employees and Dearness Relief (DR) to pensioners w.e.f. 01.01.2017. It has increased by 2% over the existing rate of 2% of the Basic Pay/Pension, to compensate for price rise.

This increase is in accordance with the accepted formula, which is based on the recommendations of the 7th Central Pay Commission.

The combined impact on the exchequer on account of both Dearness Allowance and Dearness Relief would be Rs. 5,857.28 crore per annum and Rs.6,833.50 crore in the Financial Year 2017-18 (for a period of 14 months from January, 2017 to February, 2018).

This will benefit about 48.85 lakh Central Government employees and 55.51 lakh pensioners.

Source: PIB News

Promotion and posting in the Grade of Member, PSB, IPos, Group "A"

The President is pleased to order the promotion of Sh. Vasumitra (IPoS-1984), CPMG, North East Circle to the Grade of Member, Postal Services Board and post him as Member (PLI), Postal Service Board & Chairperson, PLI Investment Board against vacant post with effect from the date of assumption of charge of the post and until further orders.

Authority : Postal Directorate Order No. 1-2/2016-SPG dated 16.03.2017

Tuesday, 14 March 2017

Transfers/Postings/Re-allotments in the STS/JTS of the IPoS, Group "A"

Orders of the Competent Authority are hereby conveyed to take effect from 01.04.2017 :-
1. Sh. Abhas (IPoS-2012), ADG(IM), Postal Directorate is posted on transfer in Delhi Circle against existing vacancy.
2. Sh. B. S. Umesh, Delhi Circle is posted on transfer in Karnataka Circle against existing vacancy.
3. Sh. M. L. Dhar, Delhi Circle is posted as ADG(DE), Postal Directorate vice Sh. G. M. Taneja transferred.

Authority : Postal Directorate Order No. 4-1/2016-SPG dated 08.03.2017

Friday, 17 February 2017


The Competent Authority is pleased to order the following transfer/posting in Inspector, Posts cadre with immediate effect in the interest of service :-
1. Ms Shivani Katoch, IP, MO Branch, Circle Office is posted as IPO (PG), North Division vice Ms Kumkum Kesharwani.
2. Ms Kumkum Kesharwani, IPO (PG), North Division is posted as IPO (PSD), Delhi against temporarily downgraded post of ASP (PSD).
3. Ms Ritu Punn, IP, MP Circle (Transferred under Rule-38 to Delhi Circle) is posted as IPO (PG), New Delhi West Division against vacant post.
4. Sh. Anand Singh, IP, New Delhi Sorting Division (Attached with PLI Section, Circle Office) is attached as IP, CPC (CBS), Delhi Circle vice Sh. Imtiaz Ahmed Bhat transferred to J&K Circle.

     Sh. Anand Singh will also look after the work of PLI in addition to his duties in CPS (CBS), Delhi Circle.

Authority : Circle Office Memo No. Staff/BB-5/I.Posts/2013 dated 03.02.2017

Friday, 27 January 2017

Transfer under Rule-38 in IP cadre

Sh. Imtiyaz Ahmed Bhat, IP, Postal Stores Depot, Delhi-110054 working at CPC-CBS, Delhi Postal Circle, New Delhi-110001 has been relieved on 23.01.2017 for J&K Circle for his transfer under Rule-38. 

Mutual transfer under Rule-38 in IP cadre

Smt. Minakshi Bharti has joined as IP Central Ist Sub Division, SRT Nagar PO, New Delhi-110055 on 16.01.2017 vice Sh. Ramashray Choudhary, IP transferred to Gopalganj, Bihar Circle.

Tuesday, 24 January 2017


Following officers in Delhi Postal Circle will retire from service on superannuation during the year 2017:-

1. Sh. B. N. Vishwakarma, Asstt. Director (PO), Circle Office  on 30.11.2017.
5. Sh. S. N. Dhaundiyal, Asstt. Director (V&I), Circle Office  on 31.12.2017.