Sindh Government, Finance Department has issued the official circular on 3rd June, 2020 in connection with withhold retirement benefits till 2021.
In continuation of this department’s letter of even number dated 29th May 2020, on the subject cited above.
It is situated that due to the recent outbreak of COVID-19 Pandemic in Sindh Province, the Finance Department has decided to withheld post-retirement benefits like Commutation Gratuity, Encashment f L.P.R and GP Fund till the next financial year 2020-2021, vide this department’s letter No.FD/B&A(ACC)MISC/2019-20 dated 23.03.2020.
It is clarified that the following claims are allowed to entertain;
(a). Final Payment of G.P. Fund (retirees only).
(b). Monthly Pension of fresh retires.
(c). Restoration of Pension except for arrears.
(d). Arrears of Pay / Pension will be remained withheld till 30th June 2020.