Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Salary Disbursement on 28.8.2009 in Kerala on account of Onam festival.


Placed hereunder is the letter of

The Confederation addressed to the

Secretary, Expenditure and the order thereon.






Manihsinath Bhawan,

A/2/95 Rajouri Garden,

New Delhi. 110 027.

Dated: 14th August, 2009.

E mail: confederation06@yahoo.co.in.

Website: confederationhq.blogspot.com.


Ms. Sushama Nath,

Secretary, Expenditure

Ministry of Finance,

Govt. of India,

New Delhi. 110 001.


Dear Madam,


                        Sub:     Disbursment of Salary to Central Government employees

                                    Working in the State of Kerala on 22nd August, 2009 on

                                    Account of Onam Festival.



            Onam is the State festival of Kerala.  The Festival commences on 23rd August,2009 and culminates on 2nd September, 2009.  This is also a social festival and is celebrated by one and all.  It had been the normal practice to draw and disburse the salary of the employees in the month in which the festival falls well prior to the commencement of the festival.  It has been represented to us that no order has been issued in this regard till date. 


            We shall be grateful if orders are issued to all Departments to disburse the salary for the month of August, 2009 by 22nd August, 2009 in respect of all officials working in the State of Kerala.


            Thanking you,


Yours faithfully,



K.K.N. Kutty.

Secretary General.






Copy of Order in No. V. 16011/CTR/41/MF-CGA/122, Ministry of Finance, Department of Expenditure, Controller General of Accounts, Lok Nayak Bhawan, Khan Market, New Delhi. Dated 25th August, 2009.




Subject             Disbursement of salary/wages to the Central Government employees in the State of Kerala for the month of August, 09 on account of ONAM festival.


            In view of the ONAM festival, the Government have decided that the salary of all Central Government employees in the State of Kerala for the month of August,09 may be drawn and disbursed by the Central Government offices (including Defence, Posts and Telecommunications) on 28th August, 09


            The salary/wages so disbursed are to be treated as advance payments and will be subject to adjustment after the full month's salary/wages of each employee is determined.  The adjustment, if any, will be made without exception from the salary/wages as the case may be from the month of September, 2009.


            The concerned Ministries/Departments are requested to bring these instructions to the notice of their offices located in the State of Kerala for necessary action immediately.


(Vibha Pandey)

Jt. Controller  General of Accounts.


All Ministries/Departments of Government of India.