Revision of Cash Handling Allowance to Cashiers
After implementation of the 6th CPC recommendations to Central Government employees, various special orders issued to revise the rate of allowances from time to time by Department of Personnel and Training. In some orders regarding allowances, the most listening content of that the allowances will be increased automatically by 25% every time the Dearness allowance payable on revised pay scale goes up by 50%. Accordingly there is no doubt to revise the Special Allowances and the Cash Handling Allowance to be increased by 25%, when the Dearness allowance has crossed 50%.
Though, the Dopt has now clarified through the office memorandum [No.4/6/2008-Estt.(Pay II) dated on 13rd September 2011] is that the department’s O.M. No.4/6/2008-Estt.(Pay II) dated 1st October, 2008 states that the rates of Special Allowance and Cash Handling Allowance will be automatically increased by 25% every time the Dearness allowance payable on revised pay scale goes up by 50%.
Revised rates of Cash Handling Allowance as follows :-
|Amount of average monthly cash disbursed||Rate per month*||Revised Rate per month*|
|Up to Rs. 50,000||Rs.150||Rs.190|
|Over Rs. 50,000 and up to Rs. 2,00,000||Rs.300||Rs.375|
|Over Rs. 2,00,000 and up to Rs. 5,00,000||Rs.400||Rs.500|
|Over Rs. 5,00,000 and up to Rs. 10,00,000||Rs.500||Rs.625|
|Over Rs. 10,00,000||Rs.600||Rs.750|