Govt employees stage protest for pay raise in front of Parliament 

By: News Desk      Published: 05:25 PM, 30 Nov, 2021
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Federal government employees have demanded a 100 percent increase in their salaries in proportion to ballooning inflation, reported 24NewsHD TV on Tuesday.

The government employees continued their protest in front of the Parliament House in Islamabad, where they urged upon the government to abide by its written agreement dated Feb 11, 2021.

Chief Coordinator All Government Employees Grand Alliance Rehman Bajwa said that they would hold a march in any case.

Bajwa demanded that all four ad hoc allowances must make part of the basic salaries. The services of employees working in BPS 1 to 16 must be upgraded on the pattern of KP government. As per the agreement, time scale promotion must be ensured, there should be a 25% increase in the pension and employees should be given a disparity reduction allowance on the pattern of AJK and GB. 

Reporter Saba Bajeer