7th Pay Commission: Just one day to go for allowance updates, good news on its way
With the draft on higher allowances and HRA as per the 7th Pay Commission ready, central government employees will have to wait just one more day for a clear update. The draft rules are being discussed by the Empowered Committee of Secretaries (E-CoS). On June 1 the same will be placed before the Union Cabinet.
Sources say that the Cabinet would discuss the issue. A final call would be taken after Prime Minister Narendra Modi returns from his four-nation tour which began yesterday. A high-level committee headed by the Finance Secretary, Ashok Lavasa had on April 27 submitted its report to Finance Minister Arun Jaitley.