The undersigned is directed to state that the implementation of the recommendations of the Sixth Central Pay Commission relating to interest bearing advances granted to Government employees is under consideration of the Government.
2. Meanwhile, pending finalization of the new arrangement, the existing provisions for interest bearing advances relating to purchse of Motor Car,Motorcycle, Scooter, Moped and Personal Computer would continue to be in operation. The eligibility criteria will be as follows:
|Motor Car (Including Personal Computer)||Pay in the Pay Band of Rs.19,530 or more|
|Scooter, Moped||Pay in the Pay Band of Rs.8,560 or more|
3. The quantum of advances would be determined with reference to pay in the pay band and existing ceiling would remain unchanged.
4. Advances for purchase of Bicycle and Warm Clothing (provided for in Rule 31 and 35 respectively of the Compendium of Rules on Advances to Government Servants) are to be treated as interest free advances in terms of this Department’s OM of even number dated 7th October,2008.