J&K Finance Minister Altaf Bukhari said that despite the state reeling under financial constraints, the government would respect the commitment made by Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti.
There had been demands from the employees and workers of the municipalities and commune panchayats that the pay panel report should be implemented to revise their pay structure also on par with government staff, PWD Minister A Namassivayam said.
7th Pay commission: Rajasthan government employees will get the revised salary from the month of October, Chief Minister Vasundhara Raje said on Wednesday in a statement
7th Pay Commission Tamil Nadu: Maximum pension would be Rs 1,12,500 and family pension would be Rs 67,500, he said adding the ceiling on gratuity at the time of retirement had been increased from Rs 10 lakh to Rs 20 lakh.
7th Pay Commission latest news: The 7th Pay Commission decision will benefit 7.58 lakh teachers and equivalent academic staff in 106 universities/colleges funded by the UGC/Centre, and 329 universities funded by state governments among others.
Education minister Prakash Javadekar said 7.51 lakh teachers will get benefits of the 7th Pay Commission
The state government, on the other hand, was worried over the fact that it had already taken a loan of Rs 3,000 crore from the open market during the first five months of the 2017-18 fiscal, a senior official said.
The move to increase the allowance comes after the recommendation of the seventh Central Pay Commission. Accordingly, the allowance has been hiked from Rs 4,500 to Rs 6,750 per month
7th Pay Commission Allowances: The decision to retain these allowances was taken keeping in view the specific functional requirements of Railways, Posts and scientific departments like Space and Atomic Energy, a government statement said.
7th Pay Commission: The Siachen Allowance has been increased from Rs 14,000 to Rs 30,000 a month for Jawans & JCOs (Level 8 and below). For Officers (Level 9 and above), the rates have been revised from Rs 21,000 to Rs 42,500 a month.
7th pay commission: The government has decided not to abolish 12 of the 53 allowances which were recommended to be abolished by the 7th pay commission.
7th pay commission: The Union Cabinet on June 28 cleared all the 7th Pay Commission Allowances with 34 amendments to the recommendations. This move will impact close to 50 lakh government employees and will result in what the government calls a “modest increase of Rs 1448.23 crore per annum over the projections made by the 7th Central Pay Commission.
7th Pay Commission: The government had, in July last year, constituted a committee under Finance Secretary Ashok Lavasa to review the recommendations on allowances. The Union Cabinet will take a decision today.
The maximum salary, as per the pay panel recommendations, is fixed at Rs 2.5 lakh for the Cabinet Secretary.
According to the RBI, increase in index will be ‘quick and continuous’ and indirect effects will be ‘smaller’