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Clarification regarding fixation of pay at the time of regular promotion/NFSG after grant of MACP: DoP&T OM dated 07.09.2021


No.25/7/2019-CS.II (B)
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances & Pensions
Department of Personnel & Training

3″ Floor, Lok Nayak Bhawan
Khan Market, New Delhi-110003
Dated: 7th September, 2021


Subject: Clarification regarding fixation of pay at the time of regular promotion / grant of NFSG in respect of officials who are already granted the benefits under MACP Scheme – regarding

The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department’s OM of even number dated 27.08.2019 (copy enclosed) vide which the cadre units of CSCS were requested to furnish the data of the SSAs who were granted 3% increment at the time of MACP and subsequently granted 3% increment at the time of NFSG/promotion as per the format given in Annexure of the said OM. Granting 3% increment after MACP i.e. at the time NFSG/promotion is not in order in light of the OM No. 35034/3/2008-Estt,(D) dated 04.07.2017.

2. Thereafter, two reminders dated 16.09.2020 and 21.01.2021 were issued but the information from 24 cadre units of CSCS have not received yet.

3, The Cadre Units of CSCS (as per list attached) are once again requested to furnish the requisite data within a fortnight so that this Division may take a final decision in consultation with Estt.(D) regarding recovery of excess amount from the working/ retired persons.

(Bhagirath Jha)
Under Secretary to the Govt. of India