I am here describing all the packages for the families of Govt Employees who die during service. These packages are vide the Establishment Division Office Memorandum No. 7/40/2005-E.2 dated 13-06-2006, 30-12-2006, 21-10-2006, 01-08-2007, 15-03-2008, PM Secretariat (Public) U.O No. 42/GS/Estab/2006 dated 16-10-2006, No. 8/1/2011-E.2 dated 3rd November 2011 & 8/20011-E.2 dated 15th March 2012.
Lump Sum Grant in Case of Non-Security Related Death
Lump Sum amount as mentioned below will be paid to the spouse of a married employee and to the surviving parents if the employee was unmarried.
|S. NO||BPS||Amount (In Rupees)|
|1||01 to 04||200,000/-|
|2||05 to 10||300,000/-|
|3||11 to 15||400,000/-|
|4||16 to 17||500,000/-|
|5||18 to 19||800,000/-|
|6||20 & Above||1,000,000/-|
Lump Sum Grant in Case of Security Related Death
Lump Sum amount for security related deaths as mentioned below will be paid to the spouse of a married employee and to the surviving parents if the employee was unmarried.
|S. NO||BPS||Amount (In Rupees)|
|1||01 to 15||1,000,000/|
|2||16 to 19||1,000,000/|
|3||20 & Above||1,500,000/-|
A sum of Rs. 500,000/- will also be paid to the officials/officers incapacitated and released from service for having become invalid as a result of injury in encounters/bomb blasts, riots/ watch and ward duty or terrorist activity.
A sum of Rs. 300,000/- will be paid to the officers/officials incapacitated as a result of the injury in accidents as stated in above para but they are still serving in the department.
Pension in Case of Non-Security Related Death
75% Pension to the spouse or the eldest till the youngest child attains the age of 18. Normal Pension will be paid to the spouse after that for life.
Pension in Case of Security Related Death
In case of security related death full pension will be granted to the youngest son till the youngest son attains the age of 18. Normal pension will be paid to the spouse after that for life.
Accommodation in Case of Non-Security Related Death
Retention of Govt house or payment of rent for hired house for 5 years or till the age of superannuation which ever is earlier but for a minimum period of 3 years.
In case the Govt employee who died had neither Govt accommodation nor rented house at the time of his/her death, his/her family will be entitled to draw House Rent Allowance drawn by him/her at the time of his/her death for the above stated period.
Accommodation in Case of Security Related Death
Retention of Govt house or payment of rent for hired house on payment till superannuation or 5 years which ever is later.
Second condition is the same as the non-security related death 2nd condition.
Employment in Case of Security/Non-Security Related Death
Employment for the posts of BPS-01 to BPS-15 on contract basis for a period of two years without advertisement will be granted by the department to one child or widow/widower of a deceased employee.
Education in Case of Security/Non-Security Related Death
Free education up to the age of 18 will be granted to one child in case of non-security related death and for all children in case of security related death.
Health Facilities in Case of Security/Non-Security Related Death
Free health facilities will be provided in Govt Hospitals to the widow and one child till the age of 18 years in case of non-security related death and to the widow and all children till the age of 18 years in case of security related death.
Waiver of Un-Paid Amount of HBA, Motor Car Advance, Motor Cycle Advance & Bi-Cycle Advance
The unpaid balance amount House Building Advance, Motor Car Advance, Motor Cycle Advance & Bi-Cycle Advance will be waived off for both the categories.
Free Education up to Graduation Level to the Children of Shuhada’s in War against Terrorism
Free Education up to the level of Graduation level has also been provided to the children of Shuhada’s in war against terrorism of the Armed Forces, Civil Armed Forces, Police & the Intelligence Agencies vide PM Secretariat (Public) Islamabad U.O Note No. 1 (1)/DS(IA-III)/2012 (1166) dated 02-07-2012.
Note: There may be changes in the amount from time to time
There are also some other assistant facilities of allotment of plot by FGEHF and waiving off the unpaid amount of plot allotted by FGEHF at various conditions.
Detail of further assistant packages as Burial Charges etc for the bereaved families out of Benevolent Fund & Group Insurance will be discussed in future posts. It is added that there may be amendments in the above assistant packages time to time. (A Post by Muhammad Naeem Lahore)