Government of Pakistan FINANCE DIVISION (Regulations Wing) FBC Building, Near State Bank of Pakistan ***
F.No. 1(3) Imp/2012 Islamabad, the 2nd July, 2012
Subject: GRANT OF ADHOC RELIEF ALLOWANCE – 2012 @ 20% OF BASIC PAY TO THE ALL CIVIL EMPLOYEES OF THE FEDERAL GOVERNMENT.
The President has been pleased to sanction with effect from the July, 2012 and till further orders an Adhoc Relief Allowance – 2012 @ 20% of basic pay to all the civil employees of the Federal Government as well as the civilians paid from Defence Estimates including contingent paid staff and contractemployees employed against civil posts in Basic Pay Scales on standard terms and conditions of contract appointment.
2. The amount of this Adhoc Relief Allowance – 2012 : i) will be subject to Income Tax. ii) will be admissible during leave and entire period of LPR except during extra ordinary leave. iii) will not be treated as part of emoluments for the purpose of calculation of Pension/gratuity and recovery of House Rent. iv) will not be admissible to the employees during the tenure of their posting/deputation abroad. . • v) will be admissible lo the employees on their repatriation from posting/deputation abroad at the rate and amount which would have been admissible lo them had they not been posted abroad.
3. The term “Basic Pay” for the purpose of Adhoc Relief Allowance – 2012 will also include the amount of the personal pay granted on account of annual increment(s) beyond the maximum of the existing pay scales.
4. The above Adhoc Relief Allowance – 2012 shall be accommodated from within the budgetary allocation for the year 2012-2013 by the respective Ministries/ Divisions/Departments and no supplementary grants would be given on this account.