In maintaining the law and order among the citizens of a nation, police plays a major role. It ensure the social security of public by enforcing the rules set by the governemt. The peaceful environment of a society is largely is largely depending upon the efficiency of its public department. Pakistan has the police force appointed in all the four provinces to maintain the social security and the law and order situation in their respective province. The strong network of police force do not let the criminals to move freely and do crimes. They are aware of the fact that they can not hide themselves from the police force for long time. Soon they will be arrested and punished by the law.
Police force of Pakistan is consisted of different departments such as traffic police, Pakistan rangers, frontier corps, crime, investigation department (CID), counter terrorism department (CTD), highway police, elite police and special branch. The educational requirement to join police is metric to graduation according to the rank of post. The candidates have to get through competitive tests that are held for different posts respectively.
Pay Scale and Salary of Police Officers in Pakistan
Here we have listed the various posts of police force and their possible salaries. Government of Pakistan has increased the salaries of police department. Lets have a look on the basic pay scale of different posts of police force.
- IG police: BPS 22, pay scale from 55000 Rs to 1,30,000 Rs
- Addl IG: PBS21, pay from 50,000 Rs 1,15,000 Rs
- DIS: BPS20, pay from 45,000 to 95,000Rs
- SSP: BPS19, pay scale 40,000 to 85,000Rs
- SP: BPS 17, from 35,000 to 80,000Rs
- ASP: BPS 17 from 30,000 to 65,000 RS
- SHO: BPS16,pay scale from 25,000 to 50,000 Rs
- SI: BPS14, pay scale from 20,000 to 40.000 Rs
- ASI: BPS9 from 15,000 to 30,000 Rs
- Constable: BPS5 from 10,000 to 20,000 Rs
The amount of the Pay Scale of Police Officers in Pakistan Salary mentioned above is average figure. Apart from their basic salary, the police officers get various allowances. There allowance, medical allowance etc. the list of these allowances is very long. Ou can say that the government has facilitated them in every possible way to keep them away from the worries and tensions of supporting their families. Given all the financial aid these Mahafiz of law can work more dedicatedly. So, you cannot even think that the complete pay of a police officer including the allowance is double than his basic pay. There are also annual increments in the basic pay along with the special increment on good performance. Not only this, after retirement the police officers get a handsome amount monthly in the form of pension.