The government announced a 15% disparity allowance on running basic pay to underprivileged employees from BS 1 to 19, effective March 1st.
According to a press release issued by the Ministry of Finance on Wednesday, the above package is also recommended to provinces for adoption using their own funds.
Furthermore, the Finance Division has initiated a summary for timescale promotion in order to alleviate the hardships experienced by employees who have been stuck in the same grade for an extended period of time.
The issue of post-up-gradation on the model of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa will be decided based on the findings of the study being conducted by the MS Wing of the Establishment Division by the end of April.
Furthermore, the merger of Adhoc Relief Allowances into pay will be decided on the basis of the pay and pension commission’s report and will be merged in basic pay in accordance with the agreement.