Begin typing your search above and press return to search.

Thakur announces bonza for Himachal employees

Sentinel Digital DeskBy : Sentinel Digital Desk

  |  29 Dec 2017 12:00 AM GMT

Shimla, Dec 28: A day after assuming charge, Himachal Pradesh Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur on Thursday announced three per cent dearness allowance for the state government employees. The new dearness allowance rates will be implemented with retrospective effect from July 1. He said similar percentage of dearness relief would also be paid to the state pensioners. The total fincial implication for the state exchequer will be around Rs 180 crore per annum. Addressing a function organised here by five secretariat employees’ union to honour him, Thakur said the government was committed to the welfare of the employees as they played a pivotal role in implementing government policies and programmes. (IANS)

Next Story