Pay and allowances to Armed forces through Family Allotment Money Order
Ministry of Defence
Pay and Allowance to Personnel Posted in Field Areas
27 NOV 2019
Pay and Allowances of all armed forces personnel are being credited by
their respective Pay Accounts Offices into their Bank Account each
month, irrespective of their place of posting. These Bank Accounts
details are submitted by the Record Office(s) in prescribed bank mandate
at the time of their enrolment and kept updated. Now Bank accounts are
accessible from anywhere irrespective of the place of opening.
of armed forces personnel can access the bank accounts for all purposes
as their dependents including additional ATM cards.
Also check: Pay Scales for PBORs of Armed Forces
above, the provision of FAMO (Family Allotment Money Order) is also
continuing for armed forces who are posted in field areas, to transfer
money to their families by the Pay Accounts Offices (if opted by JCO/ORs
This information was given by Raksha
Rajya Mantri Shri Shripad Naik in a written reply to Smt Rita Bahuguna
Joshi in Lok Sabha today.