KARACHI-The Sindh government on Tuesday increased the utility allowances for government officers working in provincial secretariat and assembly.

According to details, the provincial government has increased the utility allowances of officers of BPS 1-8 from Rs4,000 to Rs6,000.

Meanwhile, the allowances of officers of BPS 9-15 have been increased from Rs6,000 to Rs9,000. Likewise, the government increased allowances of officers of BPS-16 and 17 by Rs10,500 and Rs22,000 respectively.