Clarification of Medical Allowance on Promotion or Upgradation to BPS-16 for the Punjab Govt Employees

Government of the Punjab Finance Department has already issued Notification No. FD.SR-I/1-11/2011 dated 9th March 2013 in connection with clarification of Medical Allowance on Promotion or Upgradation to BPS-16 for the Punjab Govt employees.

A question has arisen about admissibility of Medical Allowance @15% of basic pay to those who have been promoted/up-graded from BPS-15 to BPS-16 after 30th June 2010.

Finance Department has examined the case and observed that officers in BPS-16 and above were allowed Medical Allowance @15% of the existing of the basic pay of the pay scales 2008 with effect from 01-07-2010. Thereafter it was clarified vide circular letter dated 12-01-2011 that on promotion from lower to higher scale after 30-06-2010, the Medical Allowance alongwith Adhoc Allowance-2010 which allowed on existing basic pay as on 30-06-2010.

It is further clarified that vide U.M of the dated 02-05-2012, if an employee of BPS-15 is promoted to BPS-16 after 30-06-2010 he would be entitled to Medical Allowance @15% of his basic pay as on 30-06-2010 and the rate of Medical Allowance would be frozen at that level.

Moreover Finance Division vide memo dated 17th April 2012 about Clarification of Medical Allowance, has clarified that officers in BPS-16 and above may be allowed Medical Allowance @15% of their basic pay of Basic Pay Scale-2008 subject to a minimum Rs.1000/- per month.

In view of the above the employees promoted/upgraded  from BPS-15 to BPS-16 after 30-06-2010 are entitled to Medical Allowance @15% of their basic pay of the Basic Pay Scale 2008 as on 30-06-2010 subject to a minimum Rs. 1000/- and the rate of Medical Allowance would be frozen at that level.

Note: Clarification of Minimum Medical Allowance @1200/- per month for BPS-16 is expected also soon.

 

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Clarification of Medical Allowance on Promotion or Upgradation to BPS-16 for the Punjab Govt Employees
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Notification No. FD.SR-I/1-11/2011 dated 9-3-2013 has been issued regarding Medical Allowance on Promotion or Upgradation to BPS-16 by Punjab Govt
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8 Comments

  1. Dr.M.Imran says:

    Dear I want to know about the Punjab Finance Department Letter No:FD.PC.40-04/12 dated 17.04.2012. Bythe reference of this letter 50%adhoc allowance 2010 was freezed for punjab doctors, in which they that doctors who are drawing public Health Sector Reforms All(PHSRA) and Medical Professional Allowance , the amount of both is more than their basic pay are not allowed to draw this adhoc allowance, So now from 1st july 2015 there start recovery of this already paid allowance.
    I want to ask is it right according to this letter para no.6 or is their any further amendment in itafter this letter?

  2. azka says:

    please tell why the conveyance allowance of teachers has been deducted in pujab in this month salary

  3. Ubedullah says:

    Dear Madam
    I am B-16 employee of Federal Govt getting Medical Allowance @ Rs.1000/- pm and employee of B-11 in Federal Govt getting Medical Allowance @ Rs. 1200/- pm. is it again medical anomaly . but how Finance Department noticed it ?

    thanks

    Ubedullah

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