PR No. 160 Rs. 290.706 million for daily wagers’ salaries approved Islamabad: 18 April 2017

Finance Minister, Senator Mohammad Ishaq Dar has approved immediate release of Rs. 290.706 million worth of supplementary grant to Capital Administration & Development Division (CADD) for payment of salaries to Daily Wage Employees (including both teaching and non-teaching staffers) in Educational Institutions under Federal Directorate of Education.

The Finance Minister accorded the approval taking compassionate view of the fact that the salaries were long due and the employees were facing serious economic difficulties.

It may be added that the Finance Minister in a meeting with the Minister for CADD, Tariq Fazal Chaudhry recently had detailed discussion in the matter and assured of his support to resolve the issue. Accordingly, approval has now been given for supplementary grant to make payment of salaries.