Benevolent Fund Payment of ESTs In Punjab
Benevolent Fund Payment of EST In Punjab
A notification has been issued in connection with the Payment of Benevolent Fund, Marriage & Funeral Grant, and Scholarship for ESTs ( BS-15) by District Govt. Further detail of said notification in same is as under;
Payment of Benevolent Fund, Marriage & Funeral Grant, and Scholarship for EST ( BS-15)
I am directed to refer to the subject, cited above and to inform processing the applications of various Benevolent Fund grants of Elementa Teachers EST, etc. An anomaly came forth i.e regular Basic Pay Scale of ES or BS 16. Accordingly, this office has sent a letter addressed to School Department to clarify the aforesaid query. Meanwhile, the disbursement of ESTS’s/SESE’s was stopped.
- In this regard, School Education Department clarified that vide SO(SE-III)5.165/2021 dated 26.05.2023 EST’s/SESEshave regular 05-1 number of ESTs are also working in BS-10 (Personal)”, Moreover, -approached Finance Department regarding clarify anon whether to treat E5. BS- 16 (Personal). Finance Department has advised 35 under:
"the original / substantive pay scale f the post of EST remain E5,15 while the pay scale of the :he Incumbent I.e. BS•1, personal. Personal scale is tempo 3ry arrangement and ai vacation, the post Is automatically Nerted to its original sc Therefore, the pay scale E.Elfteeponall of the EST or oth is not Regular".
- In view of the above, I am further directed to request you to cases of all 04 (B.F) Grants i.e. Scholarship, funeral, Marriage & Mor accordingly by the Chairman District Benevolent Fund / concerned.