CG Employees up to Group C can Draw their Salary in Advance up to Rs 10,000 in Cash – Says Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das.
Central government employees (CG Employees), up to group C, can draw their salary in advance up to Rs 10,000 in cash, Economic Affairs Secretary Shaktikanta Das said today. This will be adjusted against their November salaries, he added.
He further added, the government and the Prime Minister’s Office have received several representations from the public to relax withdrawal norms for households celebrating wedding ceremonies, Das said a member of the family, be it father or mother, can make a one-time withdraw of up to Rs 2.5 lakh for wedding purpose.
“Up to Rs 2.5 lakh cash can be drawn from bank account for a marriage during ongoing wedding season,” Das said. However, the limit for over the counter exchange of old Rs 500, RS 1000 notes has been reduced from Rs 4,500 to Rs 2,000. “For over the counter exchange of old Rs 500/1000 notes, with effect from Nov 18, Rs 4,500 limit will be reduced to Rs 2000,” Das said.