Payment of Night Duty Allowance (NDA)- Fixation of Ceiling of Pay for Entitlement
Government of India
Ministry of Defence
Deptt of Defence
Subject- Payment of Night Duty Allowance-Fixation of ceiling of pay for entitlement -regarding
The issue of fixation of ceiling of pay for entitlement for Night Duty Allowance (NDA) was taken up with Deptt of Personnel & Training (DoP&T) and MoD (Finance). The DoP&T has furnished their advice as under
"The ceiling limit for payment of NDA as fixed by O/o Principal Controller of Accounts and OFB are not in accordance with instructions issued by DoP&T To Calculate whether an employee is eligible for the NDA or not, the pay on joining of the employee may he put equal to the notional pay that he would have drawn on 31.12.1995 and subsequent increments may be added on notional basis as per the years of service rendered by it employee Accordingly. if the final pay so reached is upto Rs. 2200/-pm ceiling, the employee will be eligible for the NDA”
2 MoD (Finance) has further advised that the advice rendered by DoP&T may be communicated to OFB and PC of accounts (Fys) and their views may be called for afresh Further they have advised that OFB and PC of Accounts (Fys) may be asked to review thier comments with respect to the comments given by the nodal Ministry and inform their views afresh.
3 Accordingly, OFB and PC of Accounts (Fys) are requested to look into the advice given by the DoP&T and furnish their views afresh. They are also requested to review their comments with reference to the comments given by the DoP&T and inform their views this Ministry afresh.