This allowance is granted to General Manager and Manager-cum-Accountant of the Supreme Court Departmental Canteen at the rates of ₹350 pm and ₹300 pm respectively. Canteen allowance is also granted to certain categories of staff in Central Government ministries as per the following rates:
(₹ per month)
Category of Staff
Rate of Allowance
|Deputy General Manager|
|All Assistant Manager-cum-Storekeepers|
There are demands for a four-fold rise in the allowance.
Report of the Seventh CPC 337 Index
Analysis and Recommendations
It is recommended that the rates should be increased by a factor of 1.5. The rates shall further increase by 25 percent each time DA increases by 50 percent.