7th Pay Commission: Good news for these employees and pensioners, set to get windfall

7th Pay Commission: If you a working with public sector or are a pensioner from Himachal Pradesh, then here’s a good news for you!

ZeeBiz WebTeam | Jan 27, 2020, 04:44 PM IST

 7th Pay Commission: If you a working with public sector or are a pensioner from Himachal Pradesh, then here’s a good news for you! On the occasion of Republic Day, Himachal Pradesh government has given a wonderful gift to its employees! 

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GOOD NEWS FOR GOVT. EMPLOYEES AND PENSIONER FROM HP

 GOOD NEWS FOR GOVT. EMPLOYEES AND PENSIONER FROM HP

7th Pay Commission: Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur has announced a 5 percent Dearness Allowance hike for state government employees and pensioners. The allowance which help the employees to cope with the impact of rising inflation - it will be raised with effect from July 7, 2019. Photo: Reuters

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HOW MANY EMPLOYEES AND PENSIONER WILL GET BENEFIT?

  HOW MANY EMPLOYEES AND PENSIONER WILL GET BENEFIT?

7th Pay Commission: This step of HP government will help around  5 lakh employees and pensioners and would provide the financial benefits of Rs 250 crore to the employees.HP Chief Minister Jairam Thakur said that in order to check development work,  the golden jubilee year of the statehood would be celebrated by organising 51 programmes throughout the year across Himachal Pradesh. Lets’s know how many people are going to get benefit out of this. Photo: Reuters

 

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HOW MANY PEOPLE WILL GET BENEFIT?

 HOW MANY PEOPLE WILL GET BENEFIT?

7th Pay Commission: The step taken by the HP government will help around 5 lakh people. There are 2.4 lakh people employed in public and Semi-government sector and the number of retired government employees is 1.71 lakh. Photo: Reuters

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SENIOR CITIZENS RECEIVING SOCIAL SECURITY PENSION

 SENIOR CITIZENS RECEIVING SOCIAL SECURITY PENSION

7th Pay Commission: Currently, Himachal Pradesh has 2,63,798 senior citizens, who are receiving social security pension of Rs 1,500 per month. Photo: Reuters

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THE OTHER STATES WITH THIS BENEFIT

THE OTHER STATES WITH THIS BENEFIT

7th Pay Commission: Earlier other states have hiked the dearness allowance too. The state like Odisha and Gujarat had raised the Dearness Allowance for its government employees and pensioners and the states, Maharashtra and Madhya Pradesh government are also expected to announce a DA hike to provide relaxation to their employees to protect them from the effects of inflation. Photo: Reuters

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WHEN 7TH PAY COMMISSION WAS FORMED?

WHEN 7TH PAY COMMISSION WAS FORMED?

The 7th pay commission was established in February 2014 to review the principles and structure of emoluments of all central government civilian employees including the defence forces. Photo: Reuters