Chhattisgarh government sanctions 30% HRA to employees working in Raipur
Chhattisgarh government has sanctioned 30 per cent house rent allowance for
next five years to the employees and officers working in the offices located in
In the order issued
in this regard by Finance Department joint secretary SK Chakravarty, it was
said that in place of 10 per cent, 30 per cent house rent allowance on the
basic pay has been sanctioned to the government servants residing in Naya
Raipur and working in the office located there.
Now the government
has decided to give house rent allowance at 30 per cent of the basic pay of
such government employees, who are residing in their own houses constructed in
the colonies developed in Naya Raipur area and working in the offices in Naya
Raipur or Raipur.
Department, in its order said that house rent allowance at 30 per cent of basic
pay or actual rent, whichever is less, would be sanctioned to the employees
working in Raipur or Naya Raipur located government offices and those residing
in rented houses in the housing colonies developed in Naya Raipur area also.
However, such government employees have to submit affidavit in this regard to
the drawing and disbursing officer in their respective offices that they have
not been allotted government houses in Naya Raipur area.
On allotment of
government houses, this facility would be withdrawn. On the affidavit, the
department concerned would sanction house rent allowance, after confirmation
from home department or director estate. The employees will get this facility
untill October 31, 2019.