New Delhi: In what could be a big bonanza ahead of the festive season, the Central Government has approved promotion of officers under the Indian Defence Accounts Service (IDAS). A recent government notification has stated about the approval of promotion of SAF officers to the grade of Principal Controller of Defence Accounts (PCDA).
The promotion is with immediate effect or from the date of assumption of charge, whichever is later. On assumption of charge, the officer (s) may be designated as PCDA/PIFA, as the case may be. It has been decided by the Competent Authority to post them in the offices as reflected against their names.
This apart, they will get a basic monthly salary of Rs 182200-224100 level-15 of 7th Central Pay Commission instead of the pay scale of Rs 67000-79000, which is a big hike in terms of monthly salary.
Before assumption of charge on promotion by the officer (s), it may be ensured that no disciplinary/criminal case is pending against them.
The Competent Authority has also approved postings/transfers in respect of IDAS officers of Higher Administrative Grade as per Annexure 'B' enclosed to this letter serving in the office/organization indicated against their names. The officers may be relieved immediately with the directions to assume charge at the new place of posting.
In addition to above, Competent Authority has also decided to assign the additional charge to officers serving in the office/organization indicated against their names. The additional charge will be in addition to their own duties and till posting of a regular incumbent.
The officer(s) may also be requested that on reporting in the new office of posting, they may inform their date of joining, correspondence address, telephone nos. (official, residential & mobile) and email id on firstname.lastname@example.org for updation of the Civil List. PAR of the officer(s) till date of relief from the present charge/post may be initiated immediately in SPARROW system under intimation to HQrs office. TA and joining time as admissible under rules may be authorised to the officer(s) as per the extant rules, the notification of the Controller General of Defence Accounts stated.