KARACHI: Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah , in provincial annual budget for FY 14, on Friday announced 10 percent increase in salary for all the government servants.
The details are : 10% ad-hoc relief will be allowed to all provincial government employees with effect from July 1, 2014. 10% increase will be allowed to those employees in Grade-l to
15 drawing fixed medical allowance of Rs.l000 per month. Five percent increase will be allowed in conveyance allowance to those employees working in Grade-l to 15.
The post of superintendent is being upgraded from Grade-l6 to Grade-17. One pre-mature increment will be allowed to employees of Grade-1 to 4.
For welfare of the labor class and in line with the increase in pay of government employees, the minimum wage rate is also being increased to Rs.l1,000.
The minimum pension is being increased by Rs 1000, to make it Rs. 6000 per month. Ten percent increase will also be allowed in pension to all retired employees of Government of Sindh.