Government of Punjab has issued Notification regarding Amendments in Civil Servants Act 1974 (VII of 1974) in exercise of the power conferrend under section 23 of the Punjab, the following amendments shall be made.
1- Against the post of Superintendent, wherever occurs, for the expression “BS-16” the expression “BS-17” shall be substituted.
2- Against the post of Assistant or Head Clerk, wherever occurs, for the expression “BS-14” the expression “BS-16” shall be substituted.
3- Against the post of Senior Clerk, wherever occurs, for the expression “BS-9” the expression “BS-14” shall be substituted.
4- Against the post of Junior Clerk, wherever occurs:
(a) for the expression “BS-7”, the expression “BS-11” shall be substituted; and
(b) for the existing qualification in the colum “minimum qualification for appointment by initial recruitment” the following shall be substituted:
(i) Higher Secondary School Certificate (2nd division) from a recognized Board.
(ii) a speed of 25 words per minute of typing on computer in English, and
(iii) proficient in Microsoft Office or any other compatible office application and he shall demonstrate such proficiency.