Saturday, April 25, 2015

Booth Level Officers-4 days Duty Leave sanctioned

"NEW" animation-- 3D GIF animation by Media Tech Productions.Govt sanctioned 4 days duty leave for State Govt Employees and teachers acting as Booth Level Officers. National Electoral Roll Purification And Authentication Programme was launched by Election Commission Of India and done through Booth Level Officers. Leave was sanctioned in this context for the preparatory arrangements between 23/04/2015 and 05/05/2015.

Friday, April 24, 2015

IAY House permitted on Village Officer's Residence Certificate

"NEW" animation-- 3D GIF animation by Media Tech Productions. IAY house can be sanctioned on the basis of residential certificate issued by Village Officer. If the beneficiary have no possession  certificate or property documents, house can be sanctioned on the ground that the family is residing in the plot for the last 8 years.

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

IAY Housing-Beneficiary Selection from SECC Data

"NEW" animation-- 3D GIF animation by Media Tech Productions.Ministry Of Rural Development decided to allow the use of Socio Economic Caste Census data for beneficiary selection under Indira Awaas Yojana Housing Scheme. As per revised IAY guidelines 2013, the beneficiery selection should be done from the SECC data. Norms and weightage for various categories were also decided.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015

VEO Pre Service Training- Result Published

"NEW" animation-- 3D GIF animation by Media Tech Productions.State Institute Of Rural Development published the result of examination conducted after pre service training of Village Extension Officers at Extension Training Centre Mannuthy.14th batch exam was conducted during April 2014 and 15 th  during December 2014.
Click here to view 14th batch result
Click here to view 15th batch result

Tuesday, April 7, 2015

6% DA Hike to Central Govt Employees

The Union Cabinet  gave its approval to release an additional instalment of Dearness Allowance (DA) to Central Government employees and Dearness Relief (DR) to pensioners with effect from 01.01.2015 at the rate of six percent increase over the existing rate of 107 percent. Hence, Central Government employees as well as pensioners are entitled for DA/DR at the rate of 113 percent of the basic pay with effect from 01.01.2015. The increase is in accordance with the accepted formula based on the recommendations of the 6th Central Pay Commission. 

Monday, April 6, 2015

Mahathma Gandhi NREGS Wage rate Revised

"NEW" animation-- 3D GIF animation by Media Tech Productions.Union Govt decided to enhance the wage rate given to unskilled workers of Mahathma Gandhi NREGS. As per the revision workers belongs to Kerala will get Rs 229 per day. Later it was Rs 212 per day.

Wednesday, April 1, 2015

Mahathma Gandhi NREGS-Asset Generation and Utilization of Material Component should be focussed

"NEW" animation-- 3D GIF animation by Media Tech Productions. LSGD issued circular describing the focus areas that should be given importance in the implementation of Mahathma Gandhi NREGS during 15 -16. Special focus should be given to asset generation works and works using material component. Convergence with other departmental programmes and skilling of workers were also insisted.

Friday, March 27, 2015

VEO's Cannot Open Accounts-Circular cancelled

"NEW" animation-- 3D GIF animation by Media Tech Productions.Finance department cancelled the controversial circular issued by Local self Govt department permitting Village Extension Officers to open bank accounts for implementing each projects. The circular was against the directions issued by Finance Deparment to all Drawing and Disbursement officers.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015

Drawal of funds of LSGIs - Revised Orders Issued

Finance department issued revised guidelines for the drawal of funds of Local Self Govt Institutions w.e.f April 1st 2015. The existing system of transferring funds from the consolidated fund to the public account is dispensed.Allotment will be issued in 3 installments through Govt order and this GO will be treated as allotment letter. General Purpose Grant should be kept in a special TSB account opened for that purpose in the concerned treasuries.

Monday, March 23, 2015

8 More VEOs Promoted

CRD issued orders promoting 8 Village Extension Officers to the cadre of Extension Officers. Seniority No 1800 were included in the list.

Saturday, March 21, 2015

Computer/Laptop to SC/ST Students Permission issued

LSGD allowed Gramapanchayaths and Municipalities to form projects for the distribution of Laptops/ Computers to Sc/St Students.

11 Extension Officers Promoted to Joint BDOs

CRD issued orders promoting 11 Extension Officers to the cadre of Joint Block Development Officers. Transfer and posting orders for 6 Joint BDOs were also issued.

Thursday, March 19, 2015

Financial Year Closing -Directions Issued

Finance department issued detailed directions to manage the rush in Treasuries during the closing days of financial year. All bills and instruments should be submitted to concerned treasuries before 2 PM on 26/03/2015.

Sunday, March 15, 2015

Spill Over Projects Implementation Date Extended to March 31st

Decentralization Co Ordination Committee decided to extend the last date for implementing spill over projects to 31st March 2015. Committee also allowed LSGIs to revise approved projects within 25th March 2015.

Tuesday, March 10, 2015

IAY State Share Mobilizing from LSGIs - Guidelines isssued

Rural Development Commissioner issued instructions for mobilizing State Govt Share of IAY enhanced subsidy from Local Self Govt Institutions. The unspent amount of Development fund of the current financial year can be used for the purpose. State share due from the year 2012-13 can be met from the current year funds.