In Article 3 of the Ordinance ibid it has been mentioned   that minor penalties will be as prescribed in the Government Servants (Efficiency & Discipline) Rules, 1973, which are:

  1. i) Censure;
  2. ii)Withholding, for a specific period, promotion or increment, otherwise than for unfitness for promotion or financial advancement in accordance with the rules or orders pertaining to the service or post;

iii)stoppage, for a specific period, at an efficiency bar in the time-scale otherwise than for unfitness to cross such bar;

iii)recovery from pay of the whole or any part of any pecuniary loss cause to Government by negligence or breach of orders;