Government of the Pakistan Finance Division (Regulation Wing) notification no. F.16(I)R-7/2014-746 dated 07-05-2018 regarding deduction of the contribution of group insurance of the assistants (BPS-15). The details extracted from the letter is as :-
The authority is directed to refer to the above noted subject and to state that Finance Division has been receiving references from various Ministries/Divisions/Departments regarding clarification on whether the deduction of Group Insurance Fund is to be made from the salary post of Assistant (BPS-16) or otherwise.
- The matter has been considered in Finance Division. It is clarified that in accordance with Establishment Divisions’s O.M No.1/13/96-R-6 dated 10-08-2016 the post of Assistant has been upgraded from BPS-14 to BPS-15 and the existing incumbents are allowed grant of BPS-16 as one time dispensation.
Further, Establishments Division vide O.M 7/6/2002-R-6(Pt-II) dated 11-01-2018 has clarified that substantive pay of the Assistant is in BPS-15 and its pay in BPS -16 is only a grant. Hence the post remains non gazzetted.
Therefore, the government would pay contribution of Group Insurance Fund for Assistants and it should not deducted from their Salary.
For more details please download the copy of the O.M given below.