Arrear to Himachal Employees The notification of payment may be issued on September 6 for the government employees and pensioners waiting for the arrears of the revised pay scale. The formula for this has been decided by the Finance Department.
Shimla, State Bureau. Arrear to Himachal Employees, notification of payment may be issued on September 6 for government employees and pensioners waiting for arrears of revised pay scale. The formula for this has been decided by the Finance Department. Full payment of arrears to class IV employees will be possible. Apart from this, 10 percent arrears can be given to other categories of government employees. The government had announced a month ago to release an amount of one thousand crore rupees for making arrears payments.
After that, according to the instructions of Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur, the method of payment of arrears to the employees and pensioners was being worked out by the Finance Department. The arrears will benefit 2.25 lakh employees and 1.91 lakh pensioners. Everyone will get financial benefits from 2016 to before January 2022. Benefits of Rs 11336 crore are to be given as arrears. Earlier, the government had given an interim relief of 6500 crores.
Next week the finance department is going to apply for a loan of Rs 2500 crore. The government will be in a position to pay dearness allowance (DA) along with arrears when the said amount of loan comes into the account of the government. Three percent DA installment is to be given. 450 crore will be spent as DA.
Edited By: Rajesh Kumar Sharma