Proposed New Pay Scale Minimum (After Merger) Submitted to 7th Pay Commission – INDWF
On various dates in March 2015, the National Council (JCM) Standing Committee and the VII CPC submitted oral evidence. A memorandum was jointly prepared by JCM Constituents, including INDWF, on June 30, 2014, covering topics such as pay structure, pay determination, allowances, leave, women’s issues, LTC, TA/DA, and retirement benefits. Additionally, INDWF submitted matters related to Defence Civilian Employees on service matters on July 28, 2014. Defence Federations were invited to participate in discussions from March 30-31, 2015. On March 31, 2015, INDWF met with the VII CPC in their New Delhi office from 1030 HRs to 1200 HRs. The proposed new pay scales involve the removal of existing Grade Pay Rs.1900, Rs.2400, Rs.4600 and Rs.8700 in order to reduce pay scales from 19 to 14. The proposed new pay scales minimum (after merger) have been outlined.
The below table describes the differences of reduction in pay scales from 19 to 14