ISLAMABAD: The Finance Ministry has issued Notification for advance payment of salaries and pensions on Eid ul Fitr 2020. It should be released to government employees five days before Eid.
Government Employees Salary Disbursement Before Eid-ul-Fitr 2020
Salaries and pensions for government employees should be released five days before Eid, Eid-ul-Fitr is expected on May 25 or 26, so due to the situation caused by Coronavirus, salaries, and pensions were issued to employees in advance before the end of May.
The Sindh government has announced to pay May salary and pension to the employees on 18th May 2020. The Sindh government has decided to pay salaries to the employees ahead of time while pensions will also be paid ahead of time. The provincial finance department has also issued a formal notification in this regard.
According to the notification, the decision to pay salaries early has been taken due to Eid-ul-Fitr. All Sindh employees will be paid their May salaries and pensions by May 18, while the employees will be paid their full salary with allowance in advance.
On the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr, the Sindh government has decided to issue salaries/pensions to government employees on May 18 instead of June 1.
The federal government has decided to give May salary and pension advance to the present service and retired government employees due to Eid-ul-Fitr.