Jammu and Kashmir HRA and City Compensatory Allowance
GOVERNMENTOF JAMMU AND KASHMIR
Civil Secretariat, Srinagar / Jammu
Jammu, the 24th of April, 2018.
SRO- 192 – In exercise of powers conferred by proviso to section 124 of the Constitution of Jammu and Kashmir, the Governor is pleased to direct that the following amendments shall be made in the Jammu and Kashmir Civil Services (House Rent Allowance & City Compensatory Allowance) Rules,1992, namely:
In the said rules:
The followings shall be inserted as 2nd & 3rd proviso below rule 4 (1):-
Provided that w.e.f 01-04-2018 the House Rent Allowance to the State Government employees shall be payable in the revised pay structure (as per classification notified by Central Government) at following rates: –
|All Metropolitan Cities
(X class Cities)
|Srinagar U.A /
(Y class Cities)
(Z class locations)
|24% of Basic pay||16% of Basic pay||8% of Basic pay|
Provided further that for the period 01.01.201 6 to 31.03.201 8, the House Rent Allowance shall be admissible at the existing rates in the existing Pay Scales/Pay Bands.
i) (The term “Basic Pay” shall have the same meaning as defined under Note 2 below Article 27(aa) of the Jammu & Kashmir Civil Service Regulations); and
ii) The classification of specific cities/areas as “X”, Y Z” class locations shall be as per classification in the Central Government.
By Order of Government of Jammu & Kashmir,
(Navin K. Choudhary), IAS,
Principal Secretary to Government,