Government of Pakistan Finance Division has issued Notification No. F.No.1(9)/Imp/2000-Vol-XIV-633 dated 07-07-2015 in connection with Grant of Special Science & Technology Allowance and Ph.D Allowance.
According to this Notification, it is stated that the SST Allowance has been discontinued and henceforth all the Ph.D/D.Sc Degree Holders will be allowed Ph.D/D.Sc Allowance @ Rs. 10,000/- per month instead of Ph.D Allowance @ 2500/-PM or SS&T Allowance @7500/- PM.
It has also been decided that henceforthwith, the Ph.D Allowance/ D.Sc Allowance shall not be linked with the category of subjects and will be admissible irrespective of place of posting or job assigned to the person concerned. However the same allowance will not be admissible for more than one subject.
All the orders in connection with Science & Technology Allowance and Ph.D Allowance issued earlier shall stand modified to the extent indicated above.