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Thursday 8 May 2014


Subject:- Clarification on increase in certain allowances by further 25% as a  result of enhancement of Dearness Allowances w.e.f. 1.1.2014.

Copy of O.N. No.A-27012/1/2014-Estt. (Allowance) 28th April,2014 from Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pension Department of Personnel & Training

            The undersigned is directed to refer to para 1(j) of this Department’s O.M. No.12011/03/2008-Estt (Allowance) dated 2.9.2008. This provides that the limits of Children Education Allowance would be automatically raised by 25% every time the Dearness Allowance on the revised pay structure goes up by 50%. References are being received from various quarters with regard to  the amount of Children Education Allowance admissible consequent upon  enhancement of Dearness Allowance payable to Central Government  employees @ 100% w.e.f. 1St  January, 2014 announced vide Ministry of  Finance, Department of Expenditure O.M. No.1/1/2014-E-II (B) dated 27 th  March, 2014.
2.         In accordance with the above, the following shall be the revised limits:
a) The annual ceiling limit for reimbursement of Children Education Allowance shall be Rs.18,000/- per child. Accordingly, the quarterly claim could be more than Rs.4500/- in one quarter. The Hostel Subsidy shall be Rs.4500/- per month per child;
b) The rates of Special Allowance for Child Care to women with disabilities stands revised to Rs.1500/- per month; and
c) The annual ceiling for reimbursement of Children Education  Allowance for disabled children of Government employees shall be treated as  revised to Rs.36,000/- per annum per child and the rates of Hostel Subsidy for  disabled children of Government employees shall be treated as revised to   Rs.9000/- per child per month.
3. These revisions are applicable with effect from lst January, 2014
4. These revisions shall be subject to other terms and conditions mentioned in this Department's O.M. No.12011/03/2008-Estt (Allowance) dated 2.9.2008, O.M. No.12011/04/2008 dated 11.9.2008 and 12011/07(0/2011-Estt.(AL) dated 21.2.2012.