Punjab Govt has already issued a Notification No. FD.SR-I-9-36/2007 dated 21st June 2012 regarding enhanced rates of PH.D/D.Sc & M.Phil Allowance. PH.D/D.Sc rates have been increased from Rs.5, 000/- PM to Rs.10, 000/- PM vide this notification. This would also make entitlement of Special Allowance @ Rs.5, 000/- per month to M.Phil Degree holders on acquiring/possessing M.Phil Degree by APUG/EX-PCS/EX-PSS officers as per the letter No. FD.SR-I/10-6/85 dated 14-09-1991, as the Special Allowance rate is 50 % of the PH.D/D.Sc Allowance.
It has furher decided to discontinue to the Science & Technology Allowance Rs. 10,000/- per month, however, those drawing this allowance will be entitled to grant of PH.D/D.Sc Allowance @ Rs.10, 000/- PM wef 01-07-2012.
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