Government of the Punjab, Finance Department has issued the official Notification letter on 7th April, 2020 in connection with deduction of salary for chief minister Punjab fund for corona control.
I am directed to refer to the subject cited above and to inform that in order to control the recent PANDEMIC CORONA, which causes disease known as ‘COVID-19‘, a “FUND” under title “Chief Minister Punjab’s Fund for Corona Control” has been created as Account No.6010204028522213 of The Bank of Punjab, Civil Secretariat Branch, Lahore vide this department’s letter No.SO(TT)6-1/2017, Pt-IV, dated 24.03.2020 (Copy enclosed).
It has been checked to deduct the salary of the government employees for the month of April, 2020 towards Contribution for the Chief Minister fund as per details below:
- BS-1 To BS-16 [01 Day Salary]
- BS-17 To BS-19 [02 Day Salary]
- BS-20 and Above [03 Day Salary]
I am, therefore, directed to request to make the deduction from the salary of the employees for the month of April, 2020 of all Administrative Departments, Attached Departments, District Educator Authorities, District Health Authorities and Field Formations who are paid salary through the Accountant General, Punjab or District Accounts Offices as per above schedule and accounted for the same upon the completion of payroll cycle at the end of this month.
But kindly issue a cheque immediately against chief minister Punjab fund for corona control in order to deposit in the aforesaid bank account considering the urgency of the matter to counter “Covid-19” during the next two weeks.