Grant of Time Scale Personnel Upgradation-For All Punjab Employees31st January 2020
Grant of Time Scale Personnel Upgradation-For All Punjab Employees.
In continuation to this Department’s letter No.FD.PC. 39-14777(Pt-IV)(APCA/2008)(Provl). dated 08.01.2016 (copy enclosed).
It is stated that on grant of Time Scale Personal Up-gradation, following questions have arisen in this regard:-
As to whether, a Govt. servant on award of Time Scale Personal Up-gradation to BS-16 is to be treated as Gazetted or non-Gazetted?
As to whether the employees on award of Time Scale Personal Up-gradation to BS-16 are required to submit their Charge Assumption Reports or otherwise?
The case has been examined in the Finance Department and it is again clarified that the term “Gazetted and Non-Gazetted” has since been dispensed with under Rule 5 of the Punjab Civil Servants (Change in Nomenclature of Services & Abolition of Classes) Rules, 1974.
Now the terms Officer and Official” exist and the same are defined in the Punjab Financial Rules Vol-l as under:
In view of the above, the incumbents of the subject post are Officers and they are required to submit their Charge Assumption Reports against respective upgraded post accordingly.