Indian Council of Agricultural Research
Krishi Bhawan: New Delhi-110114
Dated: April 12, 2010
Directors of all ICAR Research Institues / NRCs/ PD/ Bureaux etc.
Sub: Modified Assured Career Progression Scheme (MACPS) – Clarification thereof – reg.
Reference is invited to the Council’s letter No. 33(3)/2009-Estt.I dated 2.3.2010 regarding implementation of Modified Assured Career Progression Scheme (MACPS). A large number of references have been received regarding grant of financial upgradation under the above Scheme. It is clarified that the cases of financial upgradation under MACP Scheme upto the Grade Pay of Rs.4800/- in PB-2 and Rs.5400 in PB-2, may be examined in accordance with the extent guidelines on the subject and finalized at the Institute level. However, the cases related to the granting of Grade Pay of Rs.5400/- in PB-3 and above, if any, may be referred to Council through SMD for the approval of competent authority in the enclosed proforma.
(K.N.Choudhary) Under Secretary (Admn.)