Government of the Punjab, Services and General Administration Department has already issued Notification No. SORI(S&GAD)9-1/2000(P-I) dated 15-10-2002 in connection with Relaxation in Upper Age Limit to a Family Member of a deceased Civil Servant who dies during service.
Relaxation in Upper Age Limit to a Family Member of a Deceased Civil Servant who Dies During Service
According to this Notification, in exercise of the powers conferred on him by Section 23 of the Punjab Civil Servants Act, 1974 (VIII of 1974), the Government of the Punjab is pleased to direct that in the Punjab Civil Servants Recruitment (Relaxation of Upper Age Limit) Rules 1976, the following further amendment shall be made, namely:
In Rule 3 after clause viii, the following new clause shall be added:
“(ix) The appointing authority may grant relaxation in upper age limit upto a maximum period of 10 years to a family member of a deceased Civil Servant who dies during service.”
It is to mention here that Notification No. SORI(S&GAD)9-1/2000 dated 01-08-2000 has also been issued by the same Department regarding relaxation in upper age limit to a family member of a deceased Civil Servant who dies during service. In this Notification there is 5 years age relaxation for such cases.