Government of the Punjab Finance Department has issued Notification No. FD-SR-I/3-10/2004 dated 13-11-2014 in connection with Financial Assistance to the Family of a Civil Servant of Punjab Who Die during Service.
According to this Notification the Assistance Package Amount has been doubled for the civil servants of Punjab who die while in service. This increase in package will be effective with effect from 1st July 2014. The detail of these increase in rates of Assistance Package are as under:
Detail of the Increased Financial Assistance Punjab Rates
|BPS of the Employee||Existing Rates||Revised Rates|
|BPS-01 to BPS-04||Rs. 200,000/-||Rs. 400,000/-|
|BPS-05 to BPS-10||Rs. 300,000/-||Rs. 600,000/-|
|BPS-11 to BPS-15||Rs. 400,000/-||Rs. 800,000/-|
|BPS-16 to BPS-17||Rs. 500,000/-||Rs. 1000,000/-|
|BPS-18 to BPS-19||Rs. 800,000/-||Rs. 1600,000/-|
|BPS-20 & Above||Rs. 1000,000/-||Rs. 2000,000/-|
All other terms and conditions regarding this Assistance Package shall remain the same.
It is to mention here that Federal Govt has also issued in Oct 2014 a Assistance Package for the Federal Govt Employees who die while in service.