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F.NO. 1(1)/09-Per.IV(I-3)
.To
the 16th October, 2009
All Directors/Project Directors of Institutes/National Research Centresj
Bureaux/Project Directorates of leAR
Subject: Revision of pay scales of leAR Scientists- clarifications regarding.
Sir,
Reference is invited to the Council's letter of even no. dated 6.3.2009 and
13.3.2009 vide which revised pay scales of leAR scientists were notified.
. References ··have been received from some of the institutes seeking clarifications on
certain issues arising out of revision of pay of Scientists. These issues have been
examined carefully in consultation with Internal Finance and the position is clarified
as under:-
51. Query
No.
Clarifications
1. the pay of Sr. Scientists I a. .....
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Recruitment during 1.1.2006 31.12...Q§.
to 31.12.2008 is to be fixed.
The pay as fixed as per pay reVISIon
effective from 1.1.96 may be revised in
accordance with the appropriate fitment table
notified vide Council's letter No. 1(1)/09-
Per.IV dated 16.6.09.
Illustration - 1
A Scientist was appointed by direct
recruitment as Sr. Scientists on 1.1.2007.
His pay was fixed as per pay scales effective
from 1.1.96 at Rs. 12000 w.e.f. 1.1.2007.
His pay shall be revised to Rs. 22320 as per
Table 3 of the fitment tables forwarded vide
letter No. dated 16.6..09.
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Illustration ~ 2
A Scientist was appointed by direct
recruitment as Sr. Scientist on 1.1.2008. His
pay was fixed as per pay scales effective
from 1.1.96 at Rs. 12840 w.e.f. 1.1.2008.
His pay shall be revised to Rs. 23890 as per
Table 3 of the fitment tables forwarded vide
letter No. 1(1)/09-Per.IV dated 16.6.09.
b. The pay of Sr. Scientist apQolnted on or
after 1.1.09
The pay may be fixed as per Council's
letter No. 1(1)/2009-Per.IV dated 13.3.09
read with fitment table notified vide Council's
letter No. 1(1)109-Per.IV dated 16.6.09.
Illustration
A Scientist was appointed by. direct
recruitment as Sr. Scientist on 1.3.09 as per
existing qualifications (revised qualifications
have not been notified by leAR so far). His
pay will be fixed in the -pay band of Rs.
15600-39100 with a minimum pay of Rs.
22320 + grade pay of Rs. 8000 w.e.f. 1.3.09.
On completion of 3 years service as Sr.
Scientist he will be placed in pay band of Rs.
37400-67000 + grade pay of Rs. 9000.
1
How the advance increments As per para 6 (b) of Council's letter No.
o for acquiring Ph.D degree by 1(1)/2009-Per.IV dated 6.3.09/ revised
I the scientists during the incentives for Ph.D/M.Phil and other higher
period 1.1.2006 to 31.8.2008 qualifications are effective from 1.9.08.
are to be regulated? What Therefore, incentive for acquiring such
.! will be the rate of increment? qualification prior to this date will be
Whether the advance regulated as per para 1(11) of Council's letter
increments to be granted to No. l(lS)/98-Per.IV dated 27.2.99 read with
Ithe scientists for acquiring letter No. 1(lS)/98-per.IV dated 19.4.04.
i Ph.D degree will be . Therefore, the pay as arrived after grant of
. compoundable or non- advance increments for acquiring such
compoundable? qualifications in accordance with Council's
letter No. 1(lS)/98-Per.IV dated 27.2.99
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shall be revised as per Council's letter
No.l(1)j2009-Per.IV dated 13.3.09 with
reference to appropriate fitment table notified
vide Council's letter No. 1(1)/2009-Per.IV
dated 16.6.09.

3 Whether 2/4 advance Yes. The pay· as arrived 'after grant of
increments granted during advance increments for acquiring M.PhiijPh.D
the period from 1.1.2006 to qualification in accordance with CouncWs
31.8.2008 in the pre-revised letter no. 1-15/98-Per.IV dated 27.2.99 shall
pay can be continued to be be revised as per Council's letter no. 1-
.given in· reVised pay scales Ij2009-Per.IV dated 13.3.2009 with
communicated vide leAR reference to appropriate fitment table notified
letter no. 1(1)j09-Per.IV vide Council's letter No.
dated 6.3.09 wherein it is dated 16.6.2009. The import of para 4.6 of
stated that (para 4.6) that Council's letter no. 1-1/2009-Per.IV dated
th.ose have· already availed 6.3.2009 is that 2/4 increments granted for
the benefit of advance acquiring M.PhiI/Ph.D qualification prior to
increm.ents as per existing 1.9.2008 shall not be revised to 3/5 as per
policy for acquiring rates effective from 1.9.2008.
Ph.D/M.Phil while in service
J would not be entitled to
benefits under the scheme_
Sr. Scientist/ Scientist (SGr The Scientist (SG)/Sr. Scientists who become
on completion of 3 years- of eligible for placement In PB-4 on completion
service in the grade of Sr. of '3 years service in the grade shall draw
Scientist/Scientist(SG) would their first increment in the higher grade on
. be placed in Pay Band of the next 1
st
July provided they have
Rs.37000-67000 + RGP of completed six months' service in the revised
Rs.9000. Whether those pay structure as on 1
st
July. In case they
scientist would also be have not completed six months' service in
eligible for grant of annual the revised pay structure as on lit July, they
increment in the same year shall draw their first increment in the revised
in feeder scale/higher grade pay structure only on 1
st
July of next year.
in July irrespective of For example, if Scientists were placed in PB-4
completion of 12 months at on completion of 3 years service between 2
nd
the time of placement in July and 1
st
January, they will get their first
higher scale. ,increment in the higher grade i.e. PB-4 on
the next 1
st
July. However, if they were
I
,
placed in PB-4 between 2
nd
January and 30
th
l..--,._-'-__. .. of a year, they will get their
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increment in the revised pay structure only
on 1
st
July of next year.

5. What pay on initial The pay on initial appointment as Scientist
appointment through direct wlth grade pay of Rs. 6000 would be fixed at
recruitinent of Scientist in Rs. 15600 + RGP of Rs.6000 pius admissible
Grade Pay of Rs.6000 and increments for higher qualifications, if any.
8000 are to be fixed?
The,pay of Sr. Scientist appointed on or after
1.1.09 as per existing qualifications would be
fixed in the pay band of Rs. 15600-39100
(with a minimum pay.of Rs. 22320) + grade
pay of Rs. 8000.
The pay of a Scientist (Sr. Scale) who was
promoted as Sr: Scientist between 1.1.06 to
31.12.08 will be fixed in the pay band of Rs.
.' 15600-39100 + grade pay of Rs. 8000 w.e.f.
date of promotion as Sr. Scientist. On
completion of 3 years of service in the grade
of Sr. Scientist he wilt be placed in pay band
of Rs. + grade pay of Rs. 9000.
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6. Whether the Scientist (Sr.' Yes. A Sdentist (Sr. Scale) who was
Scale) promoted to Senior promoted as Sr. Scientist on or before 1. L06
Scientist through revised will be placed in the pay band of 15600-.
CAS and have completed 3 39100 + grade pay of Rs. 8000 w.e.f. 1.1.06
years; of service as Senior if he has less than 3 years service as .Sr.
Scientist (Rs.15600-39100 + Scientist on 1.1.06. On completio.n of. 3
RGP 8000) on or after years service in the grade of Sr. Scientist he
1.1,2006 can be7Straight way wllJ be placed in pay band of Rs. 37400-
. placed to the Pay Band of Rs. 67000 + grade pay of Rs. 9000.
37000-67000 + RGP of
Rs.9000?
I Promotion from Scientist (Sr. Scale) to Sr.
Scientist on or after 1.1.09 will be regulated
as per para 5.1 to 5.7 of Council's circular
No. 1(1)/09-Per.IV dated 6.3.09 in
accordance with evaluation procedure such
as the score card system etc. to be notified
separately _
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7. The pay of Senior Scientist As per para 6(c) of Council's letter No.
and Scientist (SG) Ilaving 3 1( 1)j2009-Per.IV dated 6.3.09 the revised
years service in the pre- CAS will be effective from 1.1.09.
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revised scale of Rs,12000-
has been fixed in the
revised Pay Band of
Rs.37000-67000 and RGP of
Rs.9000 With effect from
1.1.2006. Some scientists in
this Pay Band were
subsequently promoted to
the· post of Principal
Scientists (after 1.1.2006)
which Is 'having the same Pay
Band of RS.37000-67000 and
RGP of 10000.· While fiXIng
their pay on promotion
whether the fixation benefit
of one increment can be
granted in addition to the
RGP of Rs.I0000. If the
fixatipn benefit of one
increment is granted in the
case, junior more
pay than their senior (those
who have become PrIncipal
Scientist prior to 1.1.2006) in
the revised Pay Band..
Whether the pay of seniors
I can be stepped up to the
, level of juniors in such cases.
Promotions prior to this date will be regulated
as per CAS notified vide CouflcWsletter No.
21(10)/99-Per.IV dated 19.7.2000.
Therefore, the pay of Sr. Scientist on
promotion to Principal Scientist between
1.1.06 to 31.12.08 which had been fixed
under FR 22(1)(a)(1) as per pay revision
effective from 1.1.96 may be revised as per
appropriate fitment table notified vide
CouncWs letter No.1( 1}/09-Per.N dated
16.6.09. In case of promotion from Sr.
Scientist to Principal Scientist as per revised
CAS effective from 1.1.09, the pay will be
fixed as per rule 13 of CCS (RP) Rules, 2008.
Promotions of Scientists are not vacancy
based but personal in Therefore, the
concept of stepping up as applicable for other
civil posts where promotions are vacancy
based do not apply. For example· pay' of .
seniors cannot be stepped up if a junior Is
drawing more pay on account of advance
increments for acquiring Ph.D degree/M,Phil
degrees.
Whether 4 non-compounded
advance increment will be
granted to scientist who
joined during the period of
1.1.2006 to 31.8.2008 with
Ph.D degree or their pay
should be fixed in the initial
stage of Rs_ 15600 + RGP of
Rs. 6000
As per para 6(b) of Council's letter No.
1(1)/2009-Per.IV dated 6.3.09 revised
incentives for Ph .D/M.Phil and other higher
qualifications are effective from 1.9.08.
Therefore, incentive for possessing Ph.D
degree at the time of appointment at
Scientist will be regulated as per para l(ii)(a)
of Council's letter No, 1(lS)/98-Per.IV dated
27.2.99 in the pay scale effective from
1.1. 96. The pay so arrived shall be revised
as per Council's circular No. 1(1)/09-Per,rV
dated 13.3.09 with reference to appropriate
fitment table vide letter No. 1(l)/09-Per.IV ___..l..- -'
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dated 16.6.09.
9. . Whether the non- Yes.
compoundable advance
increment will be considered
for the purpose of NPA, DA
etc.
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10. Scientists promoted from
Scientist (Sr. Scale) to Sr.
Scientist after 1.1.2006 while
fixing their pay in the pre-
revised scale,. they were
granted two advance
increments for moving from
Scientist (Sr. Scale) to Sr.
Scientist. Whether this two
advance increments can be
granted in the revised pay
band also.
As per para 6(c) of Council's letter No.
1(1)/2009-Per.!V dated 6.3.09, revised CAS
is effective from 1.1.09.
Promotions up to 31.12.08 wi.ll be regulated
as per CAS notified vide Council's letter No.
1(lS)/98-Per.IV dated 27.2.99. Therefore,
the Scientist (Sr. Scale) on promotion to Sr.
Scientist between 1.1.06 to.31.12.08 will be
granted two advance increments with effect
from the date of promotion in terms of para
l(ii)(c) in the pay scales effective'· from
1.1.96 and the pay so arrived will be· revised
in accordance with CouncWs letter No.
1(1)j09-Per.IV dated 13.3.09 with reference
to appropriate fitment table notified vide
letter No. 1(1)/09-Per.IV dated 16.6.09.
Revised CAS vide para 5 of Council's letter
No. 1(1)12009-Per.IV dated 6.3.09 is
effective from 1.1.09 wherein provision of
grant of two advance increments at the time
to promotion from Scientist (Sr. Scale) to Sr.
Scientist does not exist, therefore, this
benefit would not be applicable to promotions
under the revised CAS effective from 1.1.09.
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This has the concurrence of FA(DARE) vide Dy. No. 1033jF dated 14.10.2009.
Yours faithfully

(AIK.
Secretary/.leAR
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Scientist on 1.09. b.D degree by the scientists during the period 1. 1.2.IV dated 27. 8000 w.6. .99 . the pay as arrived after grant of advance increments for acquiring such qualifications in accordance with Council's letter No.2008. On completion of 3 years service as Sr.09 read with fitment table notified vide Council's letter No.IV dated 27. 1 I o How the advance increments for acquiring Ph. compoundable or noncompoundable? I L-_-. 23890 as per Table 3 of the fitment tables forwarded vide letter No.IV dated 19. 1(lS)/98-per.D/M. Scientist on 1.08.09/ revised incentives for Ph.2008 are to be regulated? What . 9000. His pay shall be revised to Rs.09 The pay may be fixed as per Council's letter No.IV dated 13.Phil and other higher qualifications are effective from 1. 1.96 at Rs.f.4.! will be the rate of increment? Whether the advance increments to be granted to the scientists for acquiring i Ph.IV dated 16. Scientist he will be placed in pay band of Rs. Illustration A Scientist was appointed by.e.__ As per para 6 (b) of Council's letter No.9. 15600-39100 with a minimum pay of Rs.2008.3.09 as per existing qualifications (revised qualifications have not been notified by leAR so far).04. 12840 w.- . direct recruitment as Sr. l(lS)/98-Per.f. Therefore. His pay will be fixed in the -pay band of Rs. 1(lS)/98-Per.D degree will be .1. Therefore.99 read with letter No. 1(1)109-Per. 22320 + grade pay of Rs.e.1.2006 to 31.2. The pay of Sr. 1(1)/2009-Per.. 1(1)/2009-Per.3.1.1. Scientist apQolnted on or after 1. Illustration ~ 2 A Scientist was appointed by direct recruitment as Sr.IV dated 16.3. His pay was fixed as per pay scales effective from 1.8. incentive for acquiring such qualification prior to this date will be regulated as per para 1(11) of Council's letter No.09.IV dated 6.141 002 13/11 2009 11:17 FAX -.6.1.1.3. 37400-67000 + grade pay of Rs.09. 1(1)/09-Per.

37000-67000 + RGP of completed six months' service in the revised Rs. In case they scientist would also be have not completed six months' service in eligible for grant of annual the revised pay structure as on lit July.of eligible for placement In PB-4 on completion service in the grade of Sr. in July irrespective of For example.09 wherein it is stated that (para 4. shall be revised as per Council's letter No.. ~ .--.-----+----~-------__:_-~----~ 3 J Whether 2/4 advance increments granted during the period from 1.3.__----_=__-~-_:__-___.6. if they were placed in PB-4 between 2 nd January and 30 th l. be placed in Pay Band of the next 1st July provided they have Rs.2006 to 31.ents as per existing policy for acquiring Ph.PhiI/Ph. I Sr. PB-4 on the next 1st July.given in· reVised pay scales communicated vide leAR letter no.9000. 1Ij2009-Per..09 with reference to appropriate fitment table notified vide Council's letter No. 1(1)/2009-Per. of '3 years service in the grade shall draw Scientist/Scientist(SG) would their first increment in the higher grade on .13/11 2009 11:17 FAX 141003 r---.2009.IV dated 13.6. 1-1/2009-Per.6) that th.e.2009 with reference to appropriate fitment table notified vide Council's letter No.8.l(1)j2009-Per. . The pay· as arrived 'after grant of advance increments for acquiring M.2009 is that 2/4 increments granted for acquiring M.2008 shall not be revised to 3/5 as per rates effective from 1.6 of Council's letter no. if Scientists were placed in PB-4 completion of 12 months at on completion of 3 years service between 2 nd the time of placement in July and 1 st January.2008 in the pre-revised pay can be continued to be .ose have· already availed the benefit of advance increm. 1~1/2009-Per. 1-15/98-Per.Phil while in service would not be entitled to benefits under the scheme_ Yes.D qualification prior to 1.PhiijPh. 1(1)j09-Per.99 shall be revised as per Council's letter no. Scientist/ Scientist (SGr The Scientist (SG)/Sr.D/M.~lar year.IV dated 6.2008. Whether those pay structure as on 1st July.increment in the higher grade i.2.9._-'-_ _.IV dated 13. . ?un~. However. of a partic:..1. they will get their first higher scale. Scientists who become on completion of 3 years.IV dated 16.~___:_--__::'-_.IV dated 6. they will get their .09.3.----------------..IV dated 16. The import of para 4.---. f--=--+:-:-:-:--:-:----=----.IV dated 27. they increment in the same year shall draw their first increment in the revised in feeder scale/higher grade pay structure only on 1 st July of next year.3.D qualification in accordance with CouncWs letter no.9.3.

6000 would be fixed at recruitinent of Scientist in Rs.::--~~----------:---:-:--.IV dated 6. 6..09 the revised years service in the pre. 8000 w. 8000 are to be fixed? The.1. Scientist he wilt be placed in pay band of Rs. On completion of 3 years of service in the grade of Sr.pay of Sr.1.08 will be fixed in the pay band of Rs .1.f. 8000. Scientist appointed on or after 1. increment in the revised pay structure only on 1st July of next year. . if any.06 to 31. Scientist on or before 1. 3 years service in the grade of Sr. Scientist he wllJ be placed in pay band of Rs. 37000-67000 + RGP of Rs. 39100 + grade pay of Rs. to be notified separately _ I 1----+---------.' 15600-39100 + grade pay of Rs.---l------------:---=------:-:---:--------::~___1 7. 22320) + grade pay of Rs. 15600-39100 (with a minimum pay. date of promotion as Sr. . 37400~67000 + grade pay of Rs. .09 as per existing qualifications would be fixed in the pay band of Rs.'_.2006 can be7Straight way . 8000 w.------------------l 5. t-.-t--.6000 pius admissible Grade Pay of Rs.--. 15600 + RGP of Rs.1.'.' Scale) promoted to Senior Scientist through revised CAS and have completed 3 years.15600-39100 + RGP 8000) on or after 1. A Sdentist (Sr. 9000. placed to the Pay Band of Rs.. On completio. Scale) who was promoted as Sr: Scientist between 1. 1(1)/09-Per. What pay on initial The pay on initial appointment as Scientist appointment through direct wlth grade pay of Rs.12. 9000..e.IV dated 6. 1.1. Scientist. 3740067000 + grade pay of Rs.Sr..e.[4J 004 . -..of Rs. Whether the Scientist (Sr.1 to 5. .09 in accordance with evaluation procedure such as the score card system etc.7 of Council's circular No. L06 will be placed in the pay band of Rs~ 15600-. .n of. Scientist on or after 1.6000 and increments for higher qualifications. 13/11 2009 11:17 FAX r---~--------'----'---r---------------------. of service as Senior Scientist (Rs. Scale) who was promoted as Sr.CAS will be effective from 1.09 will be regulated as per para 5. Scientist on 1. Scale) to Sr.1.3.f. The pay of a Scientist (Sr. Promotion from Scientist (Sr. and Scientist (SG) Ilaving 3 1( 1)j2009-Per.9000? Yes..06.1..09.06 if he has less than 3 years service as . The pay of Senior Scientist As per para 6(c) of Council's letter No.3.

· While fiXIng their pay on promotion whether the fixation benefit of one increment can be granted in addition to the RGP of Rs.1.08 which had been fixed under FR 22(1)(a)(1) as per pay revision effective from 1. Scientist on promotion to Principal Scientist between 1.2000.96 may be revised as per appropriate fitment table notified vide CouncWs letter No.rV dated 13.6.06 to 31. 1(1)/09-Per.3. the concept of stepping up as applicable for other civil posts where promotions are vacancy based do not apply.N dated 16..1.1. 1(l)/09-Per.IV dated 19.IV dated 27.12. 6000 Promotions prior to this date will be regulated as per CAS notified vide CouflcWsletter No.1( 1}/09-Per.2.I0000. Therefore. For example· pay' of . Promotions of Scientists are not vacancy based but personal in nature~ Therefore. If the fixatipn benefit of one increment is granted in the case.2006) in the revised Pay Band .1. the pay of Sr.Phil degrees.2006) which Is 'having the same Pay Band of RS.37000-67000 and RGP of Rs.09 with reference to appropriate fitment table vide letter No. Whether 4 non-compounded advance increment will be granted to scientist who joined during the period of 1.1.IV dated 6.9000 With effect from 1. In case of promotion from Sr.2006. seniors cannot be stepped up if a junior Is drawing more pay on account of advance increments for acquiring Ph.Phil and other higher qualifications are effective from 1.D degree/M.120001~300 has been fixed in the revised Pay Band of Rs.09 revised incentives for Ph .2006 to 31.9.D degree at the time of appointment at Scientist will be regulated as per para l(ii)(a) of Council's letter No.8.l.7. 21(10)/99-Per. incentive for possessing Ph. the pay will be fixed as per rule 13 of CCS (RP) Rules.3. Whether the pay of seniors can be stepped up to the .D degree or their pay should be fixed in the initial stage of Rs_ 15600 + RGP of Rs.1. 1(1)/2009-Per.IV . 1(lS)/98-Per. 2008. Therefore. The pay so arrived shall be revised as per Council's circular No. Some scientists in this Pay Band were subsequently promoted to the· post of Principal Scientists (after 1.08..99 in the pay scale effective from 1. junior dra~ing more pay than their senior (those who have become PrIncipal Scientist prior to 1.- -' As per para 6(b) of Council's letter No.141 005 13/11 2009 11:17 FAX I revised scale of Rs.37000-67000 and RGP of 10000..1.D/M .2008 with Ph.1. 96. _ _ _. level of juniors in such cases. Scientist to Principal Scientist as per revised CAS effective from 1.09.09.

. Scientist after 1..2009.!V dated 6.3.6.. .09 is effective from 1.09 with reference to appropriate fitment table notified vide letter No. lJ .IV dated 13. Yours faithfully (AIK..3. 1(1)j09-Per.~l'N~· uP~d'i. As per para 6(c) of Council's letter No. No. Whether the non.96 and the pay so arrived will be· revised in accordance with CouncWs letter No.1.ll be regulated as per CAS notified vide Council's letter No. ----l This has the concurrence of FA(DARE) vide Dy.09.2006 while fixing their pay in the prerevised scale. Promotions up to 31.leAR .Yes. j. Scientists promoted from Scientist (Sr._ . this benefit would not be applicable to promotions under the revised CAS effective from 1.12. Therefore.3. Whether this two advance increments can be granted in the revised pay band also.IV dated 27.10.09.. they were granted two advance increments for moving from Scientist (Sr. 1(1)/09-Per.. Scale) to Sr. 9.IV dated 6. Scientist. the Scientist (Sr. revised CAS is effective from 1. 1(1)/2009-Per.13/11 2009 11:17 FAX f4I 006 -._•. 10..08 wi.. 1(1)12009-Per.12. therefore. 1(lS)/98-Per.._'---. Scale) on promotion to Sr.1.6. dated 16. Scientist does not exist. Scale) to Sr.09.1.1.09..1. Scale) to Sr. Scientist between 1. DA etc. I ' .09 wherein provision of grant of two advance increments at the time to promotion from Scientist (Sr.09.06 to.08 will be granted two advance increments with effect from the date of promotion in terms of para l(ii)(c) in the pay scales effective'· from 1.99.IV dated 16. 1033jF dated 14. Revised CAS vide para 5 of Council's letter No.yav) Secretary/.31. .1. compoundable advance increment will be considered for the purpose of NPA.2..

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