Punjab News

Punjab cuts fuel expense entitlements of Senior govt officers by 25%

The Punjab government on wednesday announced cost-cutting measures, including an immediate 25 per cent reduction in existing entitlements for petroleum product expenses of all senior government officers.
 
However, the frontline departments of health, medical education, District administration, food and agriculture are exempted from this reduction, an official statement said here.
 
The Chief Minister has taken this decision due to the bad financial conditions of the state.