Blessing for Government Employees, Their Pensions and Salary Will Be Paid Before Eid
The Finance Ministry announced the good news for the government employees that their salaries and pensions will be released before Eid-ul-Fitr.
It is directive of the federal government to the Accountant General of Pakistan Revenue, the Chief Accounts Officers as well as the Military Account General to make it possible on the date of May 21, 2020.
Pensions and Salary Paid Before Eid to Federal and Provincial to Govt Employees
This order has been known as Rule 217 of the Treasury Rules state that if Eid-ul- Fitr falls within the last 10 days of the month, the remuneration for the month is to be paid out before Eid.
As Eid-ul-Fitris coming in the last 10 days of the month on May 24, or 25, 2020, government personnel will be given their salaries and pensions three days before the Eid.
On the other hand, the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP) has declared that it will not be distributing fresh banknotes for Eid-ul-Fitr 2020.