Government of the Punjab, Finance Department has issued Notification on 18-07-2018 in connection with Minimum Pension 2018 Punjab Government. Detail is as under:
I am directed to state that the Governor of the Punjab has been pleased to sanction w.e.f. 1st July, 2018 the increases in minimum pension from Rs.6000/- p.m. to rs.10,000/- p.m. to civil pensioners of the Punjab Government.
- Similarly, family pension allowed to the family of a retried government employee under the Pension-cum-Gratuity Scheme 1954 and Liberalized Pension Rules, 1977 has also has been increased from Rs.4,500/- p.m. to Rs.7,500/- p.m.
- It has also been decided that rate of minimum pension would be Rs. 15,000/- p.m. for pensioners of Government of the Punjab who are 75 years age or more on 01.07.2018 or who would attain the age of 75 years subsequently.
- Similarly, rate of minimum family pension would be Rs.11,250/- p.m. for the family of pensioners of Government of the Punjab under the Pension-cum-Gratuity Scheme, 1954 and Liberalized Pension Rules, 1977 who are 75 years ago or more on 01.07.2018 or who would attain the age of 75 years subsequently.
5- Commutation of any part of the increased vide this circular letter will not be admissible.
Special thanks to Mr. Zahid Khan & Mr. Naseer Hussain for sending the copy of the Notification of Minimum Pension 2018 Punjab Government.