Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
New Delhi, dated the April 12, 2013
Subject: Direct Benefits Transfer scheme-Compliance of Payment Procedure -regarding
Reference may kindly be made to the instructions dated February 19, 2013 issued by Office of Controller General of Accounts on the issue of Procedure for payment directly to beneficiaries’ accounts from Central Ministries/Departments (copy enclosed).
2.1 It has come to the notice that the instructions for payment procedure in respect of DBT schemes are not being followed strictly, making it difficult to generate a complete MIS for DBT schemes.
2.2 All the administrative Ministries are requested to follow the prescribed payment procedure, without any exception, in respect of all payments related to schemes covered DBT.
3. This issues with the approval of the Finance Minister.
(Neehar Ranjan Pandey)
Deputy Secretary (PF II)
Secretaries of School & Literacy / Labour and Employment / Women & Child Development / Tribal Affairs / Social Justice & Empowerment / Minority Affairs / Higher Education / Health and Family Welfare /
Communication & Information Technology / Planning Commission / Financial Services / Director General (UIDAI)/ Director General (NIC)/Controller General of Accounts