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No. Al 1019/20/Misc/201 5/MF.CGA(A)/NG/Vol.III/203
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
Mahalekha Niyantrak Bhawan
GPO Complex, E-Block, INA
New Delhi – 110023

Dated, the 29th, November, 2019


Subject: Admissibility of Special Allowance/Qualification Pay for Accounts cadre – revision of rates as per 7th CPC – regarding.

Attention is invited to this office’s O.Ms (i) No. A.11019/33/2001/MF.CGA(A)/III/503 dated 15-12-2009 and (ii) No. A.11019/33/2001/MF.CGA(A)/IN/566 dated 17/19-01-2012 regarding grant of special allowance / qualification pay to the Accounts cadre (CCAS) under the control of the Controller General of Accounts.

2. In this regard, the Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance has conveyed approval of the Hon’ble Minister of Finance to revise the rate of Special Allowance/ Qualification Pay to Accounts Cadre vide O.M. No. 11-1/2016/7th CPC/Part.II(B) dated 14-11-2019, as under:

(i) Special Allowance @ Rs.360/- p.m. for 1st year and Rs.630/- p.m. for 2nd year consequent upon passing AAO (Civil) Examination; and

(ii) Qualification pay @ Rs.270/- p.m., consequent upon passing Departmental Confirmatory Examination for Accountants.

3. The revised rates shall be admissible with effect from-the 1st July, 2017.

This issues with approval of the Competent Authority.

(Madhukar Sharma)
Sr. Accounts Officer (NGE)

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