7th Pay Commission Latest News – Govt to Issue Notification after States Polls – Reliable sources indicated that the Seventh Pay Commission recommendations implementation notification will be issued in June, after cabinet nod.
The notification to put into effect the Seventh pay commission recommendation will be issued after the completion of states assemblies’ poll process as the model code of conduct is currently in place, sources of Finance Ministry said on Wednesday.
The assemblies’ election of Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Assam, Kerala and Puducherry states, which will be held from April 4 to May 16 and the counting of votes in the states will take place on May 19 but the model code of conduct will remain in place till May 21.
A Finance Ministry sources was quoted by a news website as saying, “The BJP led central government decided execution time of the pay commission’s proposals in April but the Empowered Committee of Secretaries headed by cabinet Secretary can’t sort out some anomalies of Seventh pay commission recommendations like scrapping of advances, allowances and minimum pay before declaration of states Assemblies polls”.
Sources also said the Implementation cell of the Empowered Committee of Secretaries for the Seventh pay commission recommendation in Finance Ministry works hard to send a summary of the pay commission implementation to PMO for its nod. After PMO’s nod, it would be placed before the cabinet for its nod through cabinet secretary.
Reliable sources indicated that the Seventh Pay Commission recommendations implementation notification will be issued in June, after cabinet nod.
The government doesn’t want to give any chance to the Opposition to deter its image in the polls, so, it is believed that the government will announce Seventh pay commission award after the end of model code of conduct of states assemblies election.
Source: One India