Federal Finance secretary assured 15% to 20% increase in salaries – increase in medical allowance, house rent and conveyance allowance:
Islamabad (Thursday, May 25, 2011) Finance Secretary Dr. Waqar Masood held a meeting with office-bearers of the All Pakistan Clerks Association (APCA) and Punjab Teachers’ Union assuring them that the forthcoming budget would have substantial incentives for clerks and teachers.
Dr. Masoo Khand said that they would not be able to meet all demands of clerks and teachers, but they would try to do whatever they could do in the prevailing circumstances, they added.
Clerks and teachers called off their sit-in after getting assurance from the finance secretary.
(Published in “TheNews” Dated 26-5-2011)