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Govt Increases EOBI’s Pensioners amount

ISLAMABAD: Government has brought good news for Employees Old Age Benefit (EOBI) as it increased pensioner’s amount.

The government has approved as many as 20% rise in EOBI’s pensioner amount today in federal cabinet meeting in chair of premier Imran khan.

It is pertinent to mention that an amount of 20% increase was suggested in last year November in EOBI pensions.

After increase the pensioners of EOBI will get 6500 rupees earlier they were getting 5250 rupees.

Syed Zulfiqar Bukhari, special assistant to the prime minister on overseas Pakistanis and human resource development, said that work is on to raise the EOBI pensioners amount further.

The PM special assistant said that transparency has brought into the work of EOBI while work on reforms is also underway in the EOBI.