Office of the Accountant General Punjab has issued the officer order regarding Payment of Inspection Allowance @ Rs. 25,600 to the Male & Female Assistant Education Officers.
It has been observed that the the orders of Government of the Punjab, School Education Department issued vide No. SO(Budget)1-15/2013(Vol-II) dated 15.1.2018 regarding payment of Inspection Allowance @ Rs. 25,600 to the Male & Female Assistant Education Officers working in School Education Department are not observed in true letter & spirit.
The above said allowance was to be allowed on monthly basis subject to the Verifiable Key Performance indicators developed by school Education Department but some DAO’s allowed this allowance to the Assistant Education Officers with the pay of the officers, which is inconsistent with the rules and procedure.
In the light of the position above, the Accountant General Punjab has now been pleased to order henceforth as under:-
i). The payment of Inspection Allowance allowed to Assistant Education Officers into all over the Punjab with Pay Roll be stopped immediately sand should be paid through bills / computer changes after expiry of the month for which the inspection allowance is being drawn after fulfillment of requirement, of the said allowance & subject to the fulfillment of verified key performance indicators.
ii). The wage type was created without intervening the comments of the TM & HR Sections which has created misunderstanding according to the requirement of the issues, In future such work should be finalized with full care to avoid any misunderstanding.
iii). The payment is subject to vitrifaction of the Key Performance Indicators by the respective CEO / DEO in the following month.
All are directed for strict compliance.