Referring to the Report of Committee on Allowances (CoA) and the recommendation of E-CoS, the Union Cabinet had approved the modifications in 34 allowances in its meeting held on June 28, 2017.
As per latest the notification, it is stated that all allowances will be given with effect from July 1, 2017. The concerned ministries have been directed to issue their orders on allowances with immediate effect. The government said that the modified allowances and HRA would reflect in the July salary.
The finance ministry has published the list of allowances recommended by the 7th pay commission along with modifications as approved by the Government of India in Gazette of India.
The revised rates of allowances shall be permissible with effect from the 1st July 2017.