Enhancement of Constant Attendance Allowance in respect of Disabled Armed Forces Personnel
OFFICE OF THE PR. CONTROLLER OF DEFENCE ACCOUNTS (PENSIONS)
DRAUPADI GHAT, ALLAHABAD- 211014
Circular No. 528
Dated: 06th May’ 2014
Subject: Enhancement of Constant Attendance Allowance in respect of Disabled Armed Forces Personnel.
Reference: Circular No. 410, Circular No. 411 & Circular No. 472.
In terms of Para-8 of GOI, MOD letter No. 16(6)/2008(2)/2008/D (Pension/ Policy) dated 05th May’ 2009 and Para-3 of GOI, MOD letter No. 16(6)/2008(1)/2008/D (Pension/ Policy) dated 04th May’ 2009 “Constant Attendance Allowance shall continue to be admissible under the conditions as hitherto fore. However, it shall be admissible at a uniform rate of i 3000/- PM irrespective of the rank. Further, this rate be increased by 25% every time the dearness allowance payable on revised pay band goes up by 50%.” As per GOI, Ministry of Finance, New Delhi letter No. 1/1/2014-E-I1 (B) dated 27th March’ 2014 the rates of Dearness Allowance has been revised @ of 100%.
2. Therefore, the rates of Constant Attendance Allowance will be again increased by 25% wef 01st January’ 2014 and accordingly the CAA will be payable @ 4500/- PM wef 01st January’ 2014.
3. It is therefore requested that the payment of Constant Attendance Allowance (CAA) may please be regulated accordingly.
4. Please acknowledge receipt.
(A K Nigam)
Asstt. Controller (P)