The Malaysian Government is distributing cash again!
The Prime Minister’s Office (PMO) had just announced that in conjunction to this coming Hari Raya Aidilfitri, the government will be giving a special assistance for all civil servant of Grade 56 and below. This includes staff under Contract of Service, Contract for Service, Part-timers, as well as those employed under MyStep programme.
The said civil servants will be entitled for a RM500 bonus, while retired civil servants will get a RM250 bonus! This bonus a token of appreciation from the Government in recognition of their efforts and sacrifices made while discharging their duty towards the Malaysian citizens.
According to the statement, this bonus will be paid along with the salary in May and one can expects to receive it on 6 May 2021.
The PMO also states that it is expected that approximately 2 million civil servants to benefit from this special assistance.
Lastly, the Government hope that this bonus will relief their burden for this coming Raya and to encourage them to continue to serve the Malaysian citizens.