Punjab Govt has issued Notification No. FD.PC.14-38/78 (Pt.V) dated 12th February 2013 regarding the up-gradation of Punjab Govt Private Secretary, Personal Assistants, Senior Scale Stenographers & Stenographers.
According to the notification Private Secretary, Personal Assistants, Senior Scale Stenographers & Stenographers working under the Punjab Govt have been upgraded wef 23-12-2011.
|Name of Post||Existing Basic pay Scale||Up-Graded Pay Scale||Conditions|
|Private Secretary||16||17||On Up-Gradation of the Post of Private Secretary, the special pay attached with the post will continue to be admissible on the existing rates. The same will be merged/discontinued on promotion/shifting from the post of Private Secrtary.|
|Personal Assistant||15||16||On Up-Gradation of the Post of Personal Assistant, the special pay attached with the post will continue to be admissible on the existing rates to make difference amongst the cadres of Senior Scale Stenographers and Personal Assistant.|
|Senior Scale Stenographer||15||16|
The incumbents of the upgraded posts will also stand up-graded and their pay will be fixed at the stage next above their Basic Pay in their lower pay scales wef 23-12-2011.
There would be no change in Pay Scales of the incumbents holding Selection Grades in the capacity of Stenographers, Senior Scale Stenographers/Personal Assistant and Private Secretary.