Tag: 7th pay comission

  • Congress calls 7th Pay Commission ‘worst pay hike’

    Congress calls 7th Pay Commission ‘worst pay hike’

    New Delhi, (IANS) Terming the 7th Pay Commission increment announced by the government on Wednesday as “lopsided and inadequate”, the Congress termed it the “lowest pay hike in the last seven decades”. “The Sixth Pay Commission had recommended a 20 per cent hike in salaries and allowances but the then Congress government doubled it to…

  • 7th pay panel report burdens government expenditure: Jaitley

    7th pay panel report burdens government expenditure: Jaitley

    New Delhi : (IANS) Finance Minister Arun Jaitley on Monday said fiscal 2016-17 would be extremely challenging because of additional burden on the government on account of the recommendations of the Seventh Pay Commission. “The Seventh Central Pay Commission has submitted its report. Following the past practice, a committee has been constituted to examine the…