The Government of the Punjab, Finance Department has issued the official notification on 19th January 2022 in connection with grant of Advance Increments To PST/EST Teachers.
Notification of Advance Increment To EST/PST Teachers 2022
I am directed to refer to the subject noted above and to state that pursuant to the approval of Provincial Cabinet in light of Judgment of the Hon’ble Supreme Court of Pakistan dated 17.04.2019 in Civil Appeals No.484, 485 and 486 of 2017, Chief Minister, Punjab / Competent Authority has been pleased to approve that Primary School Teacher (PST) / Elementary School Teacher (EST) are entitled to the grant of Advance Increments in terms of para-1501411) of circular letter No.FD.PC-2-1/83, dated 25.08.1983.
Therefore, no recovery as well as relaxation of pay shall be made against those Primary School Teacher (PST) / Elementary School Teacher (EST) who are in receipt of such increments and correction may be made, in case, pay fixation has already been made against the provisions of para-1 above. Needless to mention that the scheme or granting advance increments was discontinued with effect from 01.12.2001 vide Finance Department’s policy letter No.FD.PC.2-1/2001, dated 22.10.2001.
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