(An Autonomous Organisation

Under Ministry of HRD)

Dept. of  School Education & Literacy

Govt. of India

A-28 Kailash Colony

New Delhi –110048.


F.No.6-1/98-99/NVS(F&A)/                                                                                Dated:-  08/04/2011


Sub:-   Payment  of  Dearness  Allowance  to  the   Employees  of   NVS - Revised Rates effective from  01.01.2011.


Consequent upon the orders issued by the Govt. of India, Ministry of Finance, Deptt. of Expenditure vide its O.M. number F.1(2)/2011-E-II (B) dated 24/03/2011, approval of the competent authority is hereby conveyed for enhancement of Dearness Allowance to NVS employees with effect from 01-1-2011, from the existing rate of  45% to 51%.


2.   The additional installment of Dearness Allowance payable under these orders shall be paid in cash to all employees of NVS.

3.   The Dearness Allowance, will be computed on the Basic Pay (i.e. Pay in Pay   Band + Grade Pay) and Transport Allowance.  

4.   The Dearness Allowance will continue to be a distinct element of remuneration and   will not be treated as pay within the ambit of FR.9 (21).

5.   The payment on account of Dearness Allowance involving fractions of 50 paise  and above may be rounded off to the next higher rupee and the fractions of less than 50 paise may be ignored.

6.   The expenditure on account of the above payment shall be met from the budgetary provisions under the head “Staff Payments-Salary {Non-Plan and Plan}” as per the    budget allocation for the financial year 2011-2012.



(S.B. Sharma)

Assistant Commissioner(Audit)

Copy to:-

1. The Deputy  Commissioners, NVS, All Regional Offices.

2. The Director/ Incharge, All NLIs..

3. The Principal,  All Jawahar Navodaya Vidyalayas.

4. All Wing/ Sectional Heads of NVS Hqrs., New Delhi

5. The Drawing & Disbursing Officer, NVS Hqrs., New Delhi.

6. Assistant Commissioner (Audit)/ Web Master, NVS HQrs.’Office.

7. Guard File.


Assistant Commissioner(Audit)