Kerala Ad-Hoc Bonus and Special Festival Bonus 2017-18
AD-HOC BONUS AND SPECIAL FESTIVAL ALLOWANCE 2017-18 TO STATE GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES AND PENSIONERS – SANCTIONED – ORDERS ISSUED.
G.O. (P)No. 123/2018/Fin
Dated, Thiruvananthapuram, 08/08/2018
Read:- G.0.(P)No. 107/2017/Fin dated 16.08.2017.
Government are pleased to sanction Ad hoc Bonus/ Special Festival Allowance to the State Government Employees, Employees of Aided Educational Institutions, Full-time Contingent Employees and other categories of Staff subject to the conditions specified in this order.
Ad hoc Bonus
2. All State Government employees ( including Personal Staff of Ministers, Speaker, Deputy Speaker, Leader of the Opposition and Chief Whip), All India Service Officers working in connection with the affairs of the State, Employees of the Aided Educational Institutions, Staff of the Local Bodies and Employees of Panchayat Raj Institutions etc. drawing total emoluments upto and including T 25,000/- in the pre-revised scale and 26,000/- in the revised scale of pay as on 31.03.2018 will be paid Ad hoc Bonus @ 4,000/- for the year 20 17-18 before the ensuing Onam Festival Subject to the following conditions.
For those drawing emoluments of more than Z 4,000/- per month and not exceeding 25,000/- (pre-revised scale), Z 26,000/- (revised scale) per month, the Ad hoc Bonus will be calculated as if the emoluments were T 4,000/- per month. In the case of those who have opted to come over to the revised scales of pay on or before 31.03.2018, the term “emoluments” means Basic pay, Personal Pay, Special Pay, Special Allowance, Personal Allowance and Dearness Allowance at 15% of the basic pay in the revised scale, excluding House Rent Allowance and other Compensatory Allowances.
In the case of employees remaining in pre-revised scale, the term “emoluments” means the same as (i) above in all other respects except that the DA will be 112% of the Basic Pay in the pre-revised scale excluding House RentAllowance and Compensatory Allowances.
The personal Allowance sanctioned to protect drop in Dearness Allowance in Special Pay will also be reckoned as emoluments for computing Ad hoc Bonus in such cases.