GRANT OF AD-HOC RELIEF ALLOWANCE — 2018 10% OF BASIC PAY TO THE CIVIL SERVANTS OF PUNJAB GOVERNMENT

GRANT OF AD-HOC RELIEF ALLOWANCE — 2018 10% OF BASIC PAY TO THE CIVIL SERVANTS OF PUNJAB GOVERNMENT

SAVE TREES & PROTECT ENVIRONMENT
No.FD.PC.2-2/2018
GOVERNMENT OF THE PUNJAB
FINANCE DEPARTMENT
Dated Lahore the 18th July 2018
From
Mr. Hamed Yaqoob Sheikh
Finance Secretary
1. All Administrative Secretaries to Government of the Punjab
2. The Secretary to Governor, Punjab, Lahore
3. The Secretary to Chief Minister, Punjab, Lahore
4. The Military Secretary to Governor, Punjab, Lahore
5. The Secretary, Punjab Provincial Assembly, Lahore
6. The Secretary, Punjab Public Service Commission, Lahore
7. All Heads of Attached Departments in the Punjab
8. All Commissioners in the Punjab
9. All Deputy Commissioners in the Punjab
10. Al District & Sessions Judges in the Punjab
11. The Chief Pilot, VIP Flight, Lahore
12. The Registrar, Lahore High Court, Lahore
13. The Provincial Director, Local Fund Audit, Punjab, Lahore
Subject: – GRANT OF AD-HOC RELIEF ALLOWANCE — 2018 10% OF BASIC PAY TO THE CIVIL SERVANTS OF PUNJAB GOVERNMENT
I am directed to state that the Governor of the Punjab has been pleased to sanction an Ad-hoc Relief Allowance — 2018 @ 10% of basic pay with effect from 1st July, 2018 and till further orders to all the Civil Servants of the Punjab Government and contract employees employed against civil posts in Basic Pay Sales on standard terms and conditions of contract appointment. This Allowance is not admissible to contract employees drawing lump-sum pay packages.
2. The amount of this Ad-hoc Relief Allowance — 2018 will:
i) be subject to Income Tax.
ii) be admissible during leave and entire period of LPR except during extra ordinary leave.
iii) not be treated as part of emoluments for the purpose of calculation of pension / gratuity and recovery of House Rent.
iv) not be admissible to the employees during the tenure of their posting /
deputation abroad.
v) be admissible to the employees on their repatriation from posting / deputation abroad at the rate and amount which would have been admissible to them had they not been posted abroad.
3. The term “Basic Pay” for the purpose of Ad-hoc Relief Allowance — 2018 will
also include the amount of the personal pay granted on account of annual increments(s).