ISLAMABAD: The CDA has approved grant of allowance worth of Rs2,500 per month for the employees holding MPhil degree. A notification to this effect has been issued with the approval of CDA Chairman Sheikh Anser Aziz. According to a CDA statement the notification had been issued subsequent to Finance Division (Regulation Wing) office memorandum dated January 04, 2017. The above memorandum was part of the original office memo issued on July 22, 2016 duly adopted in the authority where in the Finance Division clarified the admissibility of the said allowance. According to the notification all those who possess the degree of MPhil recognised by HEC will be allowed MPhil allowance at the rate of Rs2,500 per month.
Published in The Express Tribune, February 13th, 2017.