KUALA LUMPUR: The Government will pay the RM500 in special payment to civil servants on Wednesday, the Public Service Department (PSD) said.
In a statement, it said the payment for pensioners would be credited to their banks on Sept 6.
“The payment for pensioners, who receive their pension through a warrant, will be posted before that date,” the statement added.
Those eligible for the payment are permanent, temporary, attachment, part-time and contract staff as well as temporary teachers and officers on a half-pay leave.
The special payment to over 1.24 million civil servants was announced by Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak on Wednesday.
More information on the payment can be obtained from the circular titled Bantuan Khas Kewangan Tahun 2010 on the website http://www.jpa.gov.my.
Pensioners can obtain information on the payment from the portal http://www.jpapencen.gov.my.
Source :Â Bernama