Executive District Officer (EDO), District Rahim Yar Khan, sought the guidance from The Director Public Instructions (SE) Punjab Lahore about the computer allowance to the SSTs (Computer Science) vide letter No. 6457/Ad-I dated 11th June 2012. In this letter the evidences were attached that other districts were granting computer allowance to the Secondary School Teachers (C. Sc) and the teachers of this district have also demanded the same as the Account Office did not included the said allowance in their pay.
The Director Public Instructions (SE) Punjab Lahore respond vide letter No. 6807/Admn[Male]-2 dated 05-07-2012 replied in the following words:
|1||The SST/SSE (C.S) are entitled for grant of Rs. 1500/- PM as computer allowance or not?||The SST/SSE (C.S) are entitled for grant of Rs. 1500/- as Computer Allowance as per Govt Notification No. US (Budget) I-8/07 dated 08-05-2007.|
|2||If so, the AG Punjab may kindly be requested to direct The District Account Officer, Rahim Yar Khan to award the Computer Allowance to all the SSTs /SSEs (C.S) working in Rahim Yar Khan and issue pay slips by inserting the amount of Rs. 1500/- per month as Computer Allowance.||The Accountant General Punjab/District Accounts Officer concerned may be approached as per advice issued by this Directorate accordingly.|
|3||Whether the computer allowance would be admissible to regular SST (C.S) or contract employees?||Computer Allowance is admissible to The SST/SSE (C.S) working regularly or working contract.|