Hindu employees in Sindh Govt to get advance pay/pension on Deewali

KARACHI: The Government of Sindh has decided that half pay and half allowances/ half pension for the month of October, 2017 shall be paid in advance to all Hindu employees/ pensioners of the Sindh Government (including work-charged and contingent paid establishment).

The pay/pension will be paid to them on October 16 instead of November 1, on account of Deewali falling on October 19, said a statement on Tuesday.