Government of Pakistan, Cabinet Secretariat, Establishment Division has issued Notification No. 8/65/2016-E-2 dated 21-04-2017 in connection with Relaxation of Upper Age Limit upto 50 Years under Assistance Package. The detail is as under:
The undersigned is directed to refer the subject cited above and to state that the Prime Minister has been pleased to approve that further amendment shall be made in the initial Appointment to Civil Posts (Relaxation of Upper age Limit) Rules, 1993, after Rule 4D the following Rules shall be inserted:
”4E. The relaxation in upper age limit for widow/widower of the deceased government servant shall be relaxed upto the age of 50 years , for appointment under the Prime Minister`s Assistance Package”.
- Establishment Division issued/notified the above referred policy decision vide SRO 1004 (I)/2016 dated 25 October, 2016 (copy enclosed). However, it has been observed that after issuance of aforesaid SRO, references in this regard are being received in this regard are being received in this Division frequently, for seeking approval of the Prime Minister.
- In view of above, all Ministries/Divisions/ Departments are again requested compliance of the light of approval of the Prime Minister and ensure compliance of the directions of the Prime Minister, accordingly.