PESHAWAR: The Khybr Pakhtunkhwa Government has announced 10 percent increase in salaries and pension of the government employees in the budget for fiscal year 20161-7.
In his budget speech, Finance Minister KP Muzaffar Said advocate announced salary package for the government employees under which he announced the merger of 10 percent interim allowance 2013 and 2014 into the basic running pay of the provincial government employees.
He also announced 10 percent increase in salaries of the government employees.
The Minister announce 10 per cent increase in the pension of retired employees and 25 per cent increase in the pension for the employees having more than 85 years age. The rise in salaries, pension and allowance would cost Rs. 14.20 billion to provincial exchequer. SAMAA/APP