- CHILD CARE ALLOWANCE TO THE GOVERNMENT EMPLOYEES HAVING MENTALLY/PHYSICALLY CHALLENGED CHILDREN - MODIFIED - ORDERS ISSUED:
Read-1. G.O.(P) 172/2013/(150)/Fin dated 16.04.2013. 2. G.O.(Ms)No.360/2013/(171)/Fin dated 24.07.2013. 3. G.O.(P) No.7/2016/Fin dated 20/01/2016.
As per the Government Order read as 1" paper above, Child Care Allowance has been sanctioned @of 1000 per month to female Government Employees who are mothers of mentally/physically challenged children upto the age of 12 years, subject to certain other conditions. Later the benefit has been extended to male Government Employees also having mentally/physically challenged children in the case of single parent (mother expired/legally divorced) vide Government Order read as 2nd paper above. The rate of the allowance has been enhanced to 1500 per month as per G.O read as 3rd above.
2. Now Government are pleased to order that Child Care Allowance will be paid without age bar until the officer quits service or the child expires whichever is earlier.
3. This order will take effect from 01.08.2016.