GDS 7th Pay Commission Latest News Today
Gramin Dak Sevak (GDS) 7th Pay Commission Latest News Today
After the implementation of 7th Pay Commission recommendations to Central Government employees working in Post offices (Department of Posts), the mass workforce of Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS) also demanded to revise pay and allowances at par with CG employees.
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The demands have accepted and Union Cabinet Committee has approved on 6.6.2018 to revise the wage structure and allowances of GDS of the Department of Posts with effect from 1.1.2016.
GDS BPM Salary and Increment 2006
Time Related Continuity Allowance (TRCA) – GDS Branch Postmaster
|GDS||Revised TRCA w.e.f. 1.1.2006||Work Load in Hours|
|GDS Branch Postmaster||Rs 2745-50-4245||Up to 3 hours work|
|Rs 3200-60-5000||More than 3 hours up to 3 hrs.30 min|
|Rs 3660-70-5760||Up to 4 hours|
|Rs 4115-75-6365||More than 4 hours up to 4 hour 30 min|
|Rs. 4575-85-7125||More than 4 hrs 30 min up|
|Allowance||Revised from 1.1.2006|
|Office Maintenance Allowance (OMA)||Rs. 100 per month for GDS Sub Postmaster /Branch Postmaster|
|Fixed Stationery Charge||Rs. 25 p.m. for GDS Sub Postmaster /Branch Postmaster and Rs. 10 for other categories of GDS like GDS Mail Deliverer/ Stamp vendor and Mail Carrier doing delivery work|
|Boat Allowance||Actual charges paid to the Boatman subject to a maximum of Rs. 50 per month for Conveyance of Mail|
|Cash Conveyance Allowance||Rs. 50 per month|
|Cycle Maintenance Allowance (C.M.A)||Rs. 60 per month for GDS Mail Deliverer/Mail Carrier who use their own cycle for discharge of Duty. Present Minimum Distance Condition of 10 kilometres for grant of cycle maintenance allowance stands withdrawn|
|Combined Duty Allowance (CDA) for Branch Postmasters.||1. GDS Branch Postmasters performing delivery or conveyance duties or both will be paid Rs. 500 P.M. for each item of work separately
2. If the Branch Postmaster is performing delivery at the BO village only, it will be restricted to Rs. 250 P.M.
3. BPM exchanging Mails at Bus stand or at Railway Stations will be compensated at the rate of Rs. 250 P.M.
|Allowances for combination of duties for Mail Delivery/Mail Conveyance.||GDS MD/MC attached with the additional duty of another post, revised rate of allowance will be at the rate of Rs. 25 per day subject to a Maximum of Rs. 625 P.M.|
|Compensation to Mail Carriers who are detained for exchange of mails.||Rs. 6/- per hour subject to a Maximum of Rs. 12 per day subject to same conditions|