No. 15011/2/E.II (B)/ 76
Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
New Delhi, dated the 11th August, 1976
Subject: Overtime Allowance to Central Government employees.
The undersigned is directed to state that a need has been felt for some time past of consolidating at one place the instructions/ orders issued by this Ministry from time to time. Accordingly in supersession of all the previous orders on the subject, the grant of overtime allowance to Central Government employees will be governed by the following orders. The Ministry of Home Affairs etc. are requested that these orders may be brought to the notice of all the administrative authorities under them for information/ guidance and compliance.
All non-gazetted Central Government servants and also gazetted Government servants who fall in the excepted category mentioned at para 5(a) of these orders, paid from Civil Estimates (including those working in the Union Territories Administration) of the following categories, Vis. (i) office staff and (ii) those staffs whose prescribed hours and nature of work are comparable to those of "Office staff" shall in future, be governed by these orders.