The president Sindh Secretariat employees Non-Gazetted welfare Association SENWA has requested that drivers and dispatch Riders of Sindh Secretariat are drawing a meager amount of overtime allowance @ Rs. 1000 per month. He states that the said allowance has not been enhanced keepimh in view the inflation. He has therefore requested to entrance the overtime allowance of the said officials of the Sindh Secretariat from Rs.1000 per month to Rs.2500 per month.
It is pertinent and mention that the Overtime Allowance of staff car drivers Sindh Secretariat, Governor Secretariat, Chief Ministers Secretariat and Sindh House Islamabad was last enhanced from Rs.700 to Rs.1000 per month w.e.f 01-07-2006 through a summary of Chief Minister Sindh. The benefit has not been enhanced or revised in Sindh for the last ten years whereas the same has already been revised by other provinces as under,
|Sr#||Name of the Province||W.E.F||Rate of Overtime Allowance|
|1.||Punjab||01-08-2008||Rs.2500 p.m||Rs.2500 p.m|
|2.||Balochistan||01-02-2012||Rs.1500 p.m||Rs.1000 p.m|
|3.||Khyber Pakhtunkhwa||13-06-2014||Rs.2000 p.m||Rs.1500 p.m|
|4.||Sindh (Existing)||01-07-2006||Rs.1000 p.m||Rs.1000 p.m|
Keeping in view of above, it is proposed that Overtime Allowance of staff car drivers and dispatch riders working in Sindh Secretariat Governor Secretariat, Chief Ministers Secretariat and Sindh House Islamabad was last enhanced from Rs.1000 to Rs.2500 per month for car drivers and Rs.2000 per month for dispatch riders. The financial implication for such a provision worked out to Rs. 19,812,000 per annum.
Chief Minister Sindh may like to approve it.
Overtime Allowance Request of Finance Secretary for Sindh Govt. Employees.
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