Split Duty Allowance Finmin Order 2017
No, 27/1/2017-E. II (B)
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
New Delhi, the 14th July, 2017.
Subject: Implementation of the recommendations of 7th Central Pay Commission – grant of Split Duty Allowance to Sweepers and Farashes in Central Secretariat and Allied Offices.
Consequent upon the acceptance of the recommendations of Seventh Central Pay Commission by the Government, the President, in supersession of all existing orders issued on the subject from time to time, is pleased to decide that the Sweepers and Farashes working in Central Secretariat and allied offices performing split duties, where the break in between the shift is at least 2 hours duration and they have not been provided residential accommodation within 1 km. of the office premises, shall be entitled to Split Duty Allowance at the revised rate of Rs.450/- p.m.
2.The rate will further rise by 25% each time Dearness Allowance (DA) rises by 50%.
3.These orders shall be effective from 1st July, 2017.
4.In so far as the employees working in the Indian Audit and Accounts Department are concerned, these orders are issued with the concurrence of the Comptroller and Auditor General of India.
Hindi version will follow.
Deputy Secretary to the Government of India