Arunachal State Govt. to release 6% DA to employees
The state government has decided to release six percent Dearness Allowance (DA) to all India Service Officers/state govt regular employees/pensioners/family pensioners w.e.f. 1st January’ 2016 at par with Central Govt Employees.
It was approved in a cabinet meeting held on Monday.
The State Cabinet under the chairmanship of the Chief Minister Kalikho Pul also approved for creation of 411 posts for establishment of the state’s first Medical College of which 200 are posts for faculty members and another 211 for supporting staffs.
The Cabinet also approved the creation of 106 posts of different Cadres for Arunachal Civil Secretariat under GA department as well as opening of 21 Women Police Stations along with creation of 401 posts under various categories. The proposal for promotion of Constables to Head Constables under the Police Department was also approved.
The Cabinet also approved for creation of Police Station at Palin under Kra Daadi district. In order to meet the shortage of Police Officers in the state, the cabinet decided to promote five senior most Additional Superintendent of Police (Grade-I) to the rank of Superintendent of Police (Junior Admin Grade).
The Cabinet also decided to make Arunachal State Medical College, Naharlagun into a Scientific Society called “Tomo Riba Institute of Health & Medical Sciences, Arunachal Pradesh” under the relevant Societies Registration Act 1860 (Central Act). Society will look after the establishment of Medical College and other institutes for medical education, training and research. It will also look after the issues relating to establishment of hospitals to provide advanced and specialized medical facilities including teaching under graduates and postgraduates medical education and paramedical courses.
Cabinet also discussed the issues proposed for the 11th meeting of Inter-State Council scheduled on July 16 at New Delhi under the chairmanship of Prime Minister of India.
Source : arunachaltimes