PTCL employees pension issue: Committee seeks reply from PTET

ISLAMABAD:Sub-Committee of Senate Standing Committee on Information Technology and Telecommunication (IT&T) sought response from Pakistan Telecommunication Employees Trust (PTET) on the issue of payment of increase in the pension of retired employees.

The committee meeting was met Tuesday and discussed the issue of payment of increase in pension of the retired employees of Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) payable by the PTET, said a press release.

The meeting was held with Senator Engineer Rukhsana Zuberi as its convener and was attended among others by Abdul Rehman Malik, Senior officers of Ministry IT&T, PTET and others.

Convener of the Sub Committee called for amicable solution of the issue in favour of the pensioners.

The committee sought response by setting up a time frame of 21st May, 2019 for the comments which it has shared with PTET to determine final conclusion.

Senator Rukhasana Zuberi observed that PTET has enough resources and the pensioners need to be provided relief.