Excellence in Sports

F.No.712/45/2004/DL-WF
DIRECTORATE OF LOGISTICS
Customs & Central Excise 4th Floor,
Lok Nayak Bhawan Khan Market,
New Delhi-03.

Dated : 27, December, 2004

Sub - Customs and Central Excise Performance Award Fund- Grant of Ex-gratia cash award to the eminent sports person and winners of Civilian Awards of the Department-Issue of Guidelines/instructions-Regarding

The Governing body has reviewed the existing guidelines on the above subject circulated vide Directorate's letters F.No.712/GBM/l/96-DPO(WF) dated 28,10.96 and F.No. 7l2A-GBM/97-DPO(WF) dated 12.7.99 and has decided to consolidate and modify the existing schemes for grant of Ex-gratia cash award to the sports persons of the Department participating in the National/International Sports Meets and bringing laurels to the Department and the Country and recipients of Civilian Awards like Padmashree, Arjuna, Dronachrya etc as per table below-

A. Individual participation

Sr. No.
Sport Events
Gold Medal
Silver Medal
Bronze Medal
1. Olympic Games/World Cup 10 Lakhs 6 Lakhs 4 lakhs
2. Commonwealth/Asian Games 3 Lakhs 2 Lakhs 1 Lakh
3. South Asian Federation Games/SAARC Sport Meet/Afro Asian Games 1 Lakhs 0.50 Lakh 0.20 lakh

B. Team participation (awards for individuals)

Sr. No.
Sport Events
Gold Medal
Silver Medal
Bronze Medal
1.
Olympic Games/World Cup
5 Lakhs 3 Lakhs 2 lakhs
2. Commonwealth/Asian Games 1.5 Lakhs 1 Lakh 0.50 Lakh
3. South Asian Federation Games/SAARC Sport Meet/Afro Asian Games 1 Lakhs 0.50 Lakh 0.25 lakh

C. Coaches : 50% of the award admissible to the individual sports person.

D. Arjuna Award & Dronachrya Award : Rs. 1 lakh

E. Padmashree : Rs. 5 lakhs

2. Besides above, the Governing Body has also decided that the following categories of sports events/competitions could be considered for grant of financial assistance from the Performance award Fund in order to enable the Departmental officers/staff/teams to participate in these events subject to the condition that none of the bodies conducting the sports events or competitions are commercial organizations. :-

(i) Sports events or competitions conducted under the aegis of any International Organizations like UNO,WCO etc.

(ii) Sports events or competitions organized by any sports organization out side India which is affiliated to or registered with the International Apex Organization of the corresponding sports.

(iii) Sports events or competitions organized in India by any Organization which is affiliated to or registered with the relevant Sports Federation at the National level.

(iv) Sports events or competitions as approved by the Central board of Excise and Customs.

3. You are requested to give wide publicity to the aforementioned shemes amongst the officers and staff under your jurisdiction.

(JASDEEP V SINGH)
COMMISSIONER (L)

 

 

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