New Delhi, 21st September, 2010
Subject : Restoration of full Daily Allowance rates.
In supersession of this Ministry’s Order of even number dated 1st December 2000 conveying reduced rates of Daily Allowance in pursuance of Ministry of Finance. Department of Expenditure’s Office Memorandum No.7(4) E-Coord/2000 dated 24.9.2000 regarding guidelines on expenditure management, and enforcement of austerity measures, sanction of the President is hereby accorded to withdraw the 25% cut imposed on per diem allowance for journeys on duty abroad. The Daily Allowance rates in various countries / territories are given in the Annexure.
2. This order takes effect from September 21, 2010.
3. All other terms and conditions on Daily Allowance for journeys on duty abroad shall remain unchanged.
4. This issues with the concurrence of the Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure, vide their I.D. No.19053/1/2010-E.IV, dated 10th September, 2010, and Internal Finance Division of this Ministry vide Dy. No.1977/AS(FA)/10, dt. 15.9.2010.
Joint Secretary to the Government of India