Karachi, June 15, 2016 (PPI-OT):The Finance Department, Government of Sindh modified the Order of 28th May, 2009 with the approval of the Competent Authority (i.e. Chief Minister Sindh), the Government of Sindh has been pleased to enhance compensation, irrespective of grade, to the police officers/ officials of Sindh Police martyred / incapacitated in encounters, including bomb blasts, riots, watch and ward duties or terrorist activities excluding road accidents with effect from 01st June 2016 as below:
S# Description Existing Compensation Enhanced rate 01 Compensation to the families of Shaheed Rs.2,000,000/- and one Plot Rs.5,000,000/- per head and one plot plus Sindh Police Officer/ Official one appointment (i.e. appointment of one son/ daughter/ widow of Shaheed Police officer/ official against any post in BS-01 to BS-15 in Police Department (where the Shaheed was working) without observing the prescribed formalities, if the son/ daughter/ widow is otherwise eligible for the post in accordance with the recruitment rules). 02 Permanent incapacitation Rs.500,000/- Rs.500,000/- 03 Temporary incapacitation Rs.50,000/- to Rs.200,000/- depending upon the gravity of injury Rs.50,000/- to Rs.200,000/- depending upon the gravity of injury.
The Modalities for allotment of plot to the families of Shaheed Police Officers/ Officials would be notified separately either by Police Welfare Fund or Board of Revenue, Sindh.
It is clarified that the claims of such incidents occurred prior to 1st June 2016 shall not be entertained under enhanced rates.
For more information, contact:
Information and Archives Department
Directorate of Press Information
Government of Sindh
95-Sindh Secretariat 4-B, Karachi
Tel: +92-21-99204423, +92-21-99204401