Children’s Educational Allowance for children with disabilities

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World Disability
As per Office Memorandum No.21011/21/88-Estt(Allowances) dated 17.10.88, issued by the Ministry of Personnel Grievances & Pensions (Department of Personnel & Training), grant of children educational allowance, reimbursement of tuition fee, etc., to Central Govt.employees will be governed by the Central Civil Services (Educational Assistance) Orders, 1988.
Under this order, the reimbursement of tuition fee in respect of physically handicapped and mentally retarded children of the Central Govt. Employee has been enhanced to Rs. 100 p.m. (from class I to XII) in comparison with general category where it restricts only to Rs. 40 p.m. The disabled children will however, get other assistance under this scheme as per rates prescribed for the other children.