Sixth Pay Commission Wages to Canteen Employees
Sixth Pay Commission Wages to Canteen Employees were not granted as they are not Government Employees – Defence Minister replies in Rajya Sabha
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF DEFENCE
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO-1761
Granting Sixth Pay Commission wages to canteen employees
1761 . DR K.P.RAMALINGAM
(a) whether it is a fact that Government is considering to grant Sixth Pay Commission wages to more than 10,000 civilian employees of 4,500 canteens countrywide;
(b) if so, the details thereof;
(c) whether it is also a fact that Government has received many recommendations to implement the Sixth Pay Commission recommendations for these employees too; and
(d) if so, the details thereof?
MINISTER OF DEFENCE (SHRI A.K. ANTONY)
(a) No, Sir.
(b) Does not arise.
(c) & (d): Recommendations through various forums have been received for implementation of Sixth Pay Commission recommendation in respect of URC employees, however, these recommendations have not been accepted as URC employees are not Government employees.