Senate Budget Recommendations – Employees pay and pension Increase Should Be 12.5 percent
Islamabad (Thursday, June 18th, 2015) – Senate of Pakistan has approved 92 recommendations for the Annual Fiscal Budget 2015-16. These recommendations has been sent to national Assembly for further necessary action.
For Government employees Senate has recommended that after the merging of adhoc allowances in Basic Pay for public servants, Pays should be increased upto 12.5%. While increase in pension of pensioners should also be 12.5%. Increase of 7.5 % in Pay & pension is not sufficient. medical Allowance increase shouls be 100%. While minimum pension limited should be Rs.8000 per month instead of Rs.6000 per month.
All contract Employees shoul be regularized and 20 percent increase be given to them.