Ministry of Finance
Department of Expenditure
Controller General of Accounts
Subject: Guidelines regarding role of PFMS users viz. Program Division, DDO and PAO/CDDO and System Security Protocol for Work From Home (WFH) operations-reg.
In continuation of this Office OM of even number 173 dated 8.4.2020 regarding relaxation in Central Government Account (Receipt and Payment) Rules, 1983 for ensuring smooth payments by PAOs/CDDOs and enabling them to Work From Home (WFH), the following guidelines are issued.
2. The guidelines regarding the role of users viz. authorized signatory (Program Division), DDO and PAO/CDDO in this arrangements are given in Annexure I.
3. The system security protocols for work from home operation of PFMS PAO/CDDO module are given in Annexure II.
4. All Pr.CCAs/CCAs/CAs(IC) shall advise Ministries/Departments to use NTRP to timely deposit all money due to Government of India.
(A K Singh)
Deputy Controller General of Accounts