February 1, 2014
Designated Officers of all Member Banks
which are parties to the Bipartite Settlement on Pension
Dearness Relief payable to Pensioners for the period February 2014 to July 2014
The confirmed All India Average Consumer Price Index Numbers for Industrial Workers (Base 1960=100) for the quarter ended December, 2013 are as follows:-
October 2013 – 5501.04
November 2013 – 5546.69
December 2013 – 5455.39
In terms of Regulation 37 of Bank Employees’ Pension Regulations, 1995 dearness relief is payable to pensioners at rates specified in Appendix II to the Regulations.
Pending amendments to Pension Regulations, Banks may pay on ad hoc basis, the dearness relief payable to pensioners for the period February 2014 to July 2014 as per Annexure.
DEPUTY CHIEF EXECUTIVE