File No. 1-02/ 2012-PAP
Government of India
Ministry of Communications & IT
Department of Posts
Dak Bhavan, Sansad Marg, New Delhi - 110116
17th January, 2012
Subject: Grant of Cycle Maintenance Allowance to Postmen reg: -
The undersigned is directed to say that the issue of grant of Cycle Maintenance Allowance to Postmen without any limitations of distance of their beats has been under consideration of a committee on special allowances, headed by Shri Santhosh Gauriar, Chief Postmaster General. Madhya Pradesh Circle.
2. The reccomendations of the committee have been examined in consultation with the Integrated Finance Wing of the Department and the competent authority is pleased to approve that all the postmen, who are utilizing cycles for deliver of mails, be granted Cycle Maintanance Allowance without any distance criteria, after the due approval of the Divisional Heads concerned subject to satisfaction of prescribed conditions. This will be further subject to strict adherence to the instructions on rotation of postmen beats.
3. These orders shall take effect from the date of their issue.
4. This has been vetted by the departmental IFW vide their dairy No. 20/FA/ 12/ CS dated 17.01.2012.
Asst Director General (Estt)