CLARIFICATION REGARDING PAYMENT OF FOUR MONTHS SALARY TO THE FAMILY OF CONTRACT EMPLOYEE / CIVIL SERVANT WHO DIES WHILE IN SERVICE
Government of the Punjab, Finance Department, Section Officer (SR-I) issue a clarification regarding payment of four months salary to the family of civil servant / contract employees who dies while in service.
The case has been examined. It is advised that policy regarding grant of four month salary is meant only for the employees who hold a civil servant post in connection with the affairs of the province but it dose not include a person on deputation, on contract work charge basis or paid from contingencies as defined para-2 of the policy letter No.FD.SR-I/3-2/99, dated 01.07.2002 (copy enclosed) Contract employees are not covered under the policy regarding grant of four month salary. Further necessary action may be taken in light of para-2 of the policy letter No.FD.SR-I/3-10/2004 dated 15.08.2007 (copy enclosed).