Government of the Punjab, Services, General Administration Department has issued Notification on 01-02-2019 in connection with Clarification Regarding Appoint Under Rule 17-A, Medical Grounds Category A, B, C. Detail is as under:
Reference your letter of the dated 01-01-2019 on the subject noted above.
The Regulations Wing, S&GAD has examined the matter and it is observed that:
Civil Servants Retired on Medical Grounds in Category A & Category B
The civil servants retired on medical grounds in category “A” or “B” only are entitled to get the benefit of appointment under Rule 17-A of the Punjab Civil Servants (Appointment & Conditions) Service Rules, 1974, in favour of their wives / children, provided they are otherwise eligible for the posts.
Civil Servants Retired on Medical Grounds in Category C
The civil servants declared invalidated in category “C” are not entitled to get the benefit of job in favour of their children / wives under Rule 17-A of the rules ibid.
Further necessary action may be taken accordingly.
Special thanks to Mr. Zahid Khan for sending the copy of the Notification of Clarification Regarding Appoint under Rule 17-A, Medical Grounds Category A, B, C.