Government of the Punjab, Finance Department has issued Notification No. FD.PC.2-1/2011 dated 09-03-2016 in connection with Clarification Regarding 30% SSB.
According to this Notification, I am directed to refer to the subject cited above and to state that a question has been arisen as to whether grant of 30% Social Security Benefit in lieu of pension for the contract employees is admissible upon the minimum of Basic Pay Scales 2011 or upon minimum after revision of Basic Pay Scales 2015.
The case has been examined and it is clarified that grant of 30% Social Security Benefit in lieu of pension for the contract employees is admissible of the minimum of the relevant Basic Pay Scales in which pay the contract employees being drawn in term of Para-XIII(I)(b) of Contract Appointment Policy 2004.
Special thanks to Mr. Shaheen Rehman for sending the copy of the Notification.