New Delhi: In a major decision taken by the Home Department of Delhi after clearance by the Central Home Ministry, a proposal has been approved to revise the pay scales of Delhi Administration Subordinate Service (DASS).
Both the DASS and Steno cadre will be benefited by this decision. This was stated by Principal Secretary (Services) Anindo Majumdar.
Majumdar informed that as per the decision, pay scale of DASS Grade-II/Steno Grade-II has been revised from Rs. 5000-8000 to Rs. 5500-9000.
The decision will be effective notionally from 01.01.1996 and actually from 01.12.2006. The Government of India has also approved the grant of Non-Functional Scale of Rs. 8000-13500 to DASS Grade-I/Senior PA notionally from 01.01.1996 and actually from 01.12.2006.
He also informed that the DASS/Steno cadre form the backbone of the Government of NCT of Delhi.
The decision has met long pending demand of this cadre. The decision will also help in removing the stagnation of the members of the service and will also boost the morale of DASS/Steno Cadre.