Gratuity rules for Rajasthan Government Employees

Death-Cum-Retirement Gratuity

Retirement Gratuity

It is payable to a Govt. Servant on his/her retirement if he has rendered at least 5 years of qualifying service.

It is payable at the rate of ‘One-Fourth’  of emoluments  for each completed six monthly period of qualifying service subject to maximum of 16.5 times of emoluments or Rs. 20.00 Lac. whichever is less as per Rule.

Death Gratuity:-

It is payable in case of death while in service of Government Servant, as per Rule 55 to 59 of Rajasthan Civil Services (Pension) Rules, 1996.

Length of qualifying service   Rate of death gratuity
Less than 1 year    2 times of emoluments
One year  or  more  but  less  than  5 years6 times of emoluments
5 years  or    more  but less  than  11 years12 times of emoluments
5 years  or    more  but less  than  20 years20 times of emoluments
20 years or moreHalf of emoluments  for every completed six monthly   period of qualifying  service subject  to  a  maximum  of  33  times  of emoluments.


1.  Maximum ceiling of DCRG payable is rupees 20.00 lacs.

2.  Emoluments for the purpose of gratuity is as per rule 45.

3     To whom Payable:-

(a) On retirement :-  It is payable to the retiring Government Servant.

(b) On death while in service or gratuity remaining unpaid:-

i.     To the valid nominee of the deceased Govt. Servant.

ii.      If no valid nominee, it is payable as per rule 55 (4) of RCS (Pension) Rules 1996.

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