Friday, September 14, 2012



DG Post No. 1-02/2011-PAP dated 28th/31 Aug, 2012

Office memorandum

Subject: Recommendation of the Santosh Gauriar Committee on Special Allowances, Acceptance of regarding.

            The Committee on special Allowances, headed by Shri Santosh Gauriar, the then Chief Postmaster General of Madhya Pradesh Circle, had made recommendations inter alia for:-

(I)        Grant of Special Allowance to unqualified officials posted against the posts of PO & RMS Accountants, on their financial upgradation, under MACP.

(II)       Grant of Special Allowance to the PO & RMS Accountants, on their financial upgradation under MACP Scheme, and

(III)      Grant of Treasures Allowance/ cash handling allowance to the official, on their financial  upgradations under MACP Scheme.

2.         These recommendations have been under consideration of the Govt. for quite some time. It has now been decided in consultation with the Department of Personnel and Training, to accept these recommendation with immediate effect as under;

            (1)        The unqualified officials, posted against the post of PO & RMS Accountants shall be entitled to necessary Special Allowance on their financial upgradation under MACP Scheme The Special Allowance shall however, be discontinued on their functional promotion.

            (2)        The PO & RMS Accountants shall be entitled to necessary Special Allowance on their financial upgradation under MACP Scheme. The Special Allowance shall however, be discontinued on their functional promotion.

            (3)        The officials posted against the post of Treasurers shall be entitled to necessary Special / Cash Handling Allowance on their financial upgradation under MACP Scheme. The same shall, however, be discontinued on their financial promotion.

            (4)        All the head of Circles are requested to bring these orders to the notice of all concerned for implementation with immediate effect.

            (5)        These orders issued with the concurrence of the integrated financial wing vide their diary No. 213/FA/12/Cs dated 28th March, 2012.

Sd/-
(Alok Saxena)
Deputy Director General (Est.)