Canteen Stores Department (CSD) has recently circulated to all RMs of CSD Depots regarding the revised eligibility norms for purchasing cars through CSD Depot Canteen for Armed Forces Personnel, Ex-Servicemen and Ordnance Civilian Officers.
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
कैंटीन भंडार विभाग
CANTEEN STORES DEPARTMENT
Telephone: 203 71 20/40/42/80
119 MAHARSHI KARVE ROAD
Ref No. AFD/7311/IV/Car Policy/346
Date: 29th Oct 2020
ALL CSD DEPOTS
REVIEW OF CAR POLICY
1. Reference CS Dte letter No.95350/Q/DDGCS/CAR/POLICY dtd 27.10.2020 (copy enclosed)
2. The revised criteria for purchase of cars through CSD w.e.f 01-11-2020 is as under:
|(a)||Pay Level 3A to 6 (including Retired) & Widows (As applicable)||Rs. Six Lakhs
|First car in service and Second car after Retirement. First car after Five Years of service. Gap between purchase of Two cars to be Eight years.
For Widows, if the late husband had purchased a car each while in service and after retirement then the widow will not be eligible to buy a car. In case late husband had purchased only one car while in service, then widow can buy one car through CSD after a gap of Eight years from the date of last purchase.
|(b)||Pay Level 7 to 9 (including Retired) and Widows as applicable||Rs. Seven Lakhs excluding taxes||First car as an OR, second car on promotion as JCO and thrid car after retirement. First car after Five years of service. The gap between purchase of Two cars to be Eight years.
For Widows, if the last husband had purchased a car each while in service as well as after retirement then the widow will not be eligible to buy a car. In case late husband had purchased car (s) only while in service, then widow can buy one car through CSD after a gap of eight years from the date of last purchase.
|(c)||Pay Level 10-18 (Including Retired) and Widows (as applicable||Rs. 15 Lakhs
|Once in Eight years|
|(d)||Serving Civilian Officers (Paid out of Defence Estimates) in Pay Level 11 to 18)||Rs. 15 Lakhs
|Once in Eight years|
3. The above criteria will supersede the earlier criteria promulgated vide policy letter No.95350/Q/DDGCS/CAR/POLICY dated 24.05.2019 stands suspended.
4. This has the approval of the Competent Authority.
Asst General Manager(AFD)
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