New Delhi, Jun 22 : Government issued clarification on Saturday that the Department of Expenditure 's order of June 18 relating to the disbursal of salary was applicable to only an attached office under the Department of Expenditure.
'It is clarified and informed that the Department of Expenditure 's Order dated 18th June 2019 relating to the disbursal of salary for the month of June 2019 is applicable to only an attached office under the Department of Expenditure namely, the O/o Controller General of Accounts (CGA) and the officials working in the PFMS Project Cell and is temporary in nature to avoid exceeding the Vote on Account limit,' according to the statement issued by the Finance ministry here.
The ministry said it has been brought to notice that an internal Confidential Office Order pertaining to the Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance is being circulated in various social media platforms.
'The General Public is also forewarned and cautioned not to circulate the Order since it is confidential in nature and may attract punitive actions under the applicable legal provisions,' the statement added. (UNI)