Government of India
Ministry of Health and F.W.
dated: 16th April,2009.
Subject:- Recommendation of 6th Central Pay Commission - Grant of Annual Allowance at the revised rates to Central Health Service officers.
The undersigned is directed to say that the issue regarding revision of rates of Annual Allowance admissible to Central Health Service officers has been under consideration of the Government of India. -
2. Consequent upon the acceptance of 6th central Pay Commission's Report, the President is pleased to dicide that hereafter the officers of Teaching, Non-Teaching, Public Health sub-cadres and General Duty Medical officers having PG qualification recognized under Indian Medical Council Act, 1956 will be granted Annual allowance at the rate of Rs.1000 P.m.(Rupees one Thousand per month). The General Duty Medical officers who do not possess any post graduate qualification or who may possess unrecognized PG qualification will be granted Annual allowance at the rate of Rs.600 p.m. (Rupees Six Hundred per month). These revised rates of Annual allowance will be subject to the following conditions:
'At the end of the financial year, each Specialist / General Duty Medical Officers will be required to furnish a certificate to the effect that the amount of Annual Allowance has been utilized for the purpose it was drawn. In the case of retirement / resignation before the end of the financial year, such a certificate will be furnished at the time of such retirement / resignation.'
3.The rates of these allowances will be increased by 25% every time the Dearness Allowance payable on revised pay scale goes up by 50%.
4. This order will take effect from 1.9.2008.
5. This issues with the concurrence of Ministry of Finance, (Department of Expenditure) vide their I.D. No.83/E.IV/2009 dated: 24.03.2009.