ISLAMABAD: The finance division has issued formal notification for revision of Basic Pay Scales and Allowances on Monday.

The revised scales applicable to civil employees of the Federal Government and those paid out of civil estimates and the defence estimates would be effective from first of this month.

An Adhoc Relief Allowance 2017 at the rate of 10% of the running basic pay of BPS-2017 would be allowed to the employees.

Adhoc allowance 2010 of 50% would cease to exist from first of this month. The Adhoc Relief Allowance 2016 of 10% would stand frozen at the level of its admissibility as on 30th of June this year.

The basic pay of an employee would be fixed in the new basic pay scales on point-to-point basis. The personal pay drawn by an employee as part of basic pay beyond the maximum of pay scale would continue as such at the revised rates.

All special pays, special allowances or allowances admissible as percentage of pay shall stand frozen at the level of admissibility as on 30th of June this year.

Rate of orderly allowance for BPS-20 to 22 has also been increased from the existing 12,000 rupee to fourteen thousand rupee per month.

As per new notification minimum basic salary of grade-1 employese has been increased from Rs7640 to Rs9130.

According to notification an annual increment of the government employees has also been increased.