Jul 27, 2013

RDOA leadership denied all comments against them

Thiruvananthapura. RDOA state leadership rejected all the allegations about the delay of VEOs seniority list and the creation of BPO posts.They said that they make all efforts to publish the seniority list as early as possible. They remembered the many difficulties before them to pressure the ADC offices  and CRD.

Jul 25, 2013

Land Registration before 4th instalment Orders issued

Thiruvananthapuram. Land registration in favour of Gramapanchayaths
 by the housing beneficiaries should be made only before getting 
4th installment. Earlier it was before getting 3rd installment. Govt
 issued orders amending it.

Welfare pensions Income limit increased to 3 lakh- order issued

Govt issued an order to increase the income limit for getting old age pension and widow pension to three lakh per year.Age limit for getting widow pension also avoided.

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Jul 24, 2013

Social Security Pensions /Labour Welfare Pensions - Aadhaar made mandatory

Thiruvananthapuram. Govt issued an order to made ADHAAR card is mandatory for all social security pensions.

Move to start new organisation in RD department

Thiruvananthapuram.Some of the RD employees in the RD department start preliminary discussions to set up a new employees organisation parallel to RDOA .They pointed out the delay of VEOs seniority list ,delay of the creation of BPO post and the in activeness of RDOA leaders .Report says that Some  former RDOA leaderships are behind the move. Preliminary meetings were  held at Thiruvananthapuram last week.Representatives from 9 districts were attended the meeting .

Jul 19, 2013

Social Security Pensions increased-Order issued

ThiruvananthapuramGovt issued orders increased the rates
 of various Social Security Pensions vwithj effect from 01/04/2013.
 Old age pension rate increased to Rs 500 per month and Disability 
pension to Rs 700 per month.

Jul 16, 2013

House Building Advance - Extension of date for online registration

Government have extended the date for online registration of HBA applications upto31/07/2013 (5PM).For more details view 


team ashraya starts ASHRAYA projects preparation across the state.Kudumbashree CDS can spent RS.15000 for the project preperation. But team ashraya make projects for Rs 10000.
For more please visit this site again. More details will be issue soon.

Issue of NOC from LSGIs Clarification issued

LSGD issued clarification for issuing No Objection Certificatest employees who have audit objections while they retire from Govt service. As per the new direction NOC will be issued only after rectifying the audit objection

first priority to old ages for housing, drinking well and latrins

LSG institutions must give first priority to give house ,drinking well and latrine to persons over 70 years age

Nature conservation must be included in annual projects

Govt issued an order to compel all panchayaths to include a nature conservation projects in each year.

Jul 10, 2013

old age pension income limit increased to 3 lakh and no age limit for widow pension

Thiruvananthapuram. kerala cabinet meeting held today decided to hike
all welfare pensions . As per the decision income limit of old age
pension increased to three lakh per year. all widows will get pension
without considering the age . Farmer pension increased to Rs. 500. PH
pension increased to Rs.700. pension to women increased to Rs.1100.
Khadi labours pension increased to Rs. 700.

Jul 9, 2013

Educational Assistance to Children of Women Headed Families

Scheme TypeState Government
Funding Pattern State Government
DescriptionThe number of women headed families in Kerala is very high. Majority of these families are living in deplorable conditions. The scheme proposes to     extend a helping hand to these families by way of providing financial assistance to the education of children. This is a one-time assistance.
BeneficiariesChildren of Women Headed Families
BenefitsAssistance of Rs. 250/- from SSLC to Plus two and Rs. 500/- for Degree and above
Eligibility Criteria
1) BPL Family - (HIV/AIDS affected persons, socially discriminated persons, war widows etc are eligible irrespective of their BPL status)
2) Only two children of a family are eligible
3) The child who avail any other scholarship is not eligible for the assistance. A certificate to this has to be obtained from the head of educational institution where the child studies

How to Avail
The applications are collected by Child Development Project Officers through Anganwadi Workers and will be forwarded to the District Social Justice Offices

Indira Avaas Yojana 2013Revised Guidelines issued

Thiruvananthapuram.Ministry Of Rural Development issued revised guidelines to implement IAY Housing scheme durindg12th five year plan.Guidelines emphasis providing greater role to the Panchayats especially at the village level in the planning and implementation of the housing programme.Administrative grand include

  1. Cost of photographs of the house at various stages and of uploading them;
  2. Cost of quality supervision and monitoring through visits;
  3. Cost of hardware/software for MIS;
  4. Cost of data entry in AwaasSoft, including hiring of personnel on contract;
  5. Training of master masons and beneficiaries providing labour, including
  6. training on maintenance practices;
  7. Payment of honorarium to CRPs and service charges to NGOs;
  8. Training of officials and
  9. elected representatives of Panchayats;