Re-classification of Mathura Vrindavan Municipal Corporation as ‘Y’ class city for HRA
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
Dated, the 25th February, 2020
North Block, New Delhi
Subject :- Re-classification of Mathura Vrindavan Municipal Corporation as ‘Y’ class city for the purpose of grant of House Rent Allowance (HRA) – regarding.
The undersigned is directed to invite attention to this Ministrys O.M. No.2/5/2014-E.II(B) dated 21.07.2015 regarding re-classification/upgradation of cities on the basis of the population figures of 2011 census for the purpose of House Rent Allowance to the Central Government employees and to say that consequent upon combining of Municipal Council of Mathura and Municipal Council of Vrindavan and constitution of Mathura-Vrindavan Municipal Corporation vide Notification No.1799/9-7-17-8(Seema Vistar)/2016 dated 12.05.2017 of the Government of Uttar Pradesh, resulted in increase in .population and hence, Mathura-Vrindavan Municipal Corporation qualifies for classification as ‘Y class city/town for the purpose of grant of House Rent Allowance to the Central Government employees.