Sub:- Explanation to the show cause notice- request to drop further
proceedings – Regarding.
Ref:- 1) G.O.Ms.No.14, Higher Education (UE.II) Dept., Govt. of
Andhra Pradesh, dated 20-2-2010.
2) Memo.No. 6882/UE.II/2010-1 dated 6-7-2010 issued by the
Principal Secretary to Government, Higher Education (UE.II)
3) Orders of the Hon’ble High Court of Andhra Pradesh dated
6-9-2010 in WPMP No. 27842 of 2010 in WP No. 21883 of 2010
4) Letter No. S.II(7)/Pay-Court/GOMs.14/2010 dated 22.10.2010
5) Orders of the Hon’ble High Court of Andhra Pradesh dated
dt. 6-12-2010 in WPMP No.37188/2010 in WP No. 21883/2010 3) Your show cause notice dated 26-12-2010
With reference to the above subject I submit the following few lines for your kind consideration. 1. It is submitted that the Government issued G.O.Ms.No. 14 dated 20th February 2010 implementing the UGC Revised Pay Scales 2006 to the teaching staff in Universities and Colleges w.e.f. 1.1.2006. Prior to that through G.O.Ms.No. 208 Higher Education Department dated 29.6.1999 the Government extended the Revised Pay Scales 1996 which are analogous to the University Grant Commission Scales of pay to the teachers, Librarians and Physical Education Personnel in the Universities and Colleges in the State. According to G.O.Ms.No. 14 dated 20th February 2010 the Government of India to continue to provide financial assistance to the State Governments who wish to adopt and implement the revision of pay scales subject to certain conditions. According to the said G.O there shall be only three divisions in respect of teachers in Universities and Colleges namely Assistant Professors, Associate Professors and Professors. According to Appendix – I of G.O.Ms.No.14 those regulations shall be extended to the Universities, Colleges and other higher educational institutions coming under the purview of the State Legislature subject to adherence of the terms and conditions laid down in MHRD notifications. The relevant paragraphs under Appendix-II of G.O.Ms.No. 14 dated 20th February 2010 are as follows:
(viii)Posts of Associate Professor shall be in the Pay Band of Rs. 37400-67000 with AGP of Rs.9000. Directly recruited Associate Professors shall be placed in the Pay Band of Rs.37400-67000 with an AGP of Rs. 9000, at the appropriate stage in the Pay Band in terms of the conditions of appointment. (ix)Incumbent Readers and Lecturers (Selection Grade) who have completed 3 years in the current pay scale of Rs. 12000-18300 on 1.1.2006 shall be placed in Pay Band of Rs. 37400-67000 with AGP Pay of Rs. 9000 and shall be re-designated as Associate Professor. (x)Incumbent Readers and Lecturers (Selection Grade) who had not completed three years in the pay scale of Rs. 12000-18300 on 1.1.2006 shall be placed at the appropriate stage in the Pay Band of Rs.15600-39100 with AGP of Rs. 8000 till they complete 3 years of service in the grade of Lecturer (Selection Grade) Reader and thereafter shall be placed in the higher pay Band of Rs. 37400-67000 and accordingly re-designated as Associate Professor. (xi)Readers/Lecturers (Selection Grade) in service at present shall continue to be designated as Lecturer (Selection Grade) or Readers, as the case may be, until they are placed in the Pay Band of Rs. 37,400-67000 and re-designated as Associate Professor in the manner described in (xi, x) above. (xii) The incumbent Reader who is selected on or after 1.1.2006, shall be redesignated as Associate Professor from the date of his/her selection, and will be placed in the Pay Band IV of Rs. 37400-67000 with AGP of Rs. 9000.
2. Pursuant to the said G.O.Ms.No.14 Higher Education Department dated 20th February 2010 the University took a decision for implementation of the UGC Scales as prescribed in G.O.Ms.No. 14 dated 20th...