Delhi MLA, Ministers get 100% Pay hike

The MLAs and Ministers of state assembly of Delhi will be getting pay hike to the extent of 100% as amendment bill to this effect which was passed in the assembly has been notified by the Government.delhi assembly mla pay hike

A member of Legistlative Assembly, who currently gets nearly Rs. 42,000 per month, including all incentives, will get nearly Rs. 82,000 while the monthly emolument of a minister will go up to Rs. 1 lakh from the current Rs. 55,000 a month.

As per the revision, the basic salary of MLAs has been increased from Rs. 6,000 to Rs. 12,000 while the basic salary of ministers has been hiked to Rs. 20,000 from Rs. 10,000 per month.

The ministers and MLAs, who get Rs. 500 per day when the Assembly is in session, will now get a daily allowance of Rs. 1,000 from this month.

The house rent has been increased from current Rs. 10,000 to Rs. 20,000 per month while the monthly constituency allowance has been increased to Rs. 18,000 from Rs. 8,000.

Conveyance allowance for MLAs has been increased from Rs. 4,000 to Rs. 6,000 while telephone allowance has been hiked to Rs. 8,000 from current Rs. 4,000.

The MLAs will now get an annual travel allowance of Rs. 50,000 instead of Rs. 35,000.

Basic salary 6000 12000 10000 20000
Daily Allowance 500 1000 500 1000
House Rent 10000 20000 10000 20000
Constituency Allowance 8000 18000 8000 18000
Conveyance Allowance 4000 6000 4000 6000
Telephone Allowance 4000 8000 4000 8000
Annual Travel Allowance 35000 50000 35000 50000

Source: Asian Age