Defence and Security

Money matters in the military

Jan 18, 2017
By  Deepak Sinha
 
When is a scam not a scam? The short answer obviously would be, when it is approved by the Government in power. But then, the question arises: Is that necessarily true?
 
Take the case of the Non Functional Financial Upgrade or NFFU. Introduced by the Sixth Central Pay Commission (CPC), it allows for the grant of a higher pay scale on non-functional basis to the All India and Organised Group ‘A’ Services till Senior Administrative Grade (SAG) and Higher Administrative Grade (HAG) level after a gap of two years compared to an IAS officer of the same batch, who is posted at the Centre at the SAG or HAG level.
 
Read more at: http://www.dailypioneer.com/columnists/oped/money-matters-in-the-military.html
 
The Pioneer,January 18,2017

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