Punjab Government Announces Up to 25% Salary Increase

25% Salary Increase

The Punjab government has announced a salary increase of up to 25 percent for government employees.

Punjab Finance Minister Mujtaba Shuja ur Rehman made the announcement while presenting the budget proposals for the next fiscal year.

The proposed salary increases are aligned with those of the federal government, with Grade 1-16 employees receiving a 25 percent increase and Grade 17-22 employees receiving a 20 percent increase.

Earlier, the Punjab cabinet approved a tax-free budget for the next fiscal year during a meeting chaired by Chief Minister Maryam Nawaz in Lahore.