Govt of the Punjab Finance Department has issued Notification No. FD.SR-I/9-47/2013 dated 1st October 2013 in connection with the clarification of the Ph.D/D.Sc and M.Phil Allowance.
In connection with the Notification No. FD.SR-I/9-21/2011 dated 01-04-2013 it was conveyed that the competent authority has been pleased to extend the facility of M.Phil Allowance @ 50% of Ph.D allowance to all the Govt servants across the board working under the administrative control of the Govt of Punjab subject to the condition that they acquire the M.Phil degree from the recognized universities of HEC with immediate effect. But instances have come to the notice that the Administrative Departments are not complying with the said instructions in the letter and spirit as number of cases are referred to this department for advise despite issuance of clear instructions in this regard.
All the departments are therefore, process/finalized the subject cases at their own without referring the same to the Finance Department Advice. M.Phil Allowance is admissible wef 01-04-2013.