Coronavirus Row: Pay Cut For Telangana Government Employees

March 31, 2020 09:32
Coronavirus Row: Pay Cut For Telangana Government Employees

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Coronavirus Row: Pay Cut For Telangana Government Employees:- The coronavirus had an adverse impact in all the fields and the financial burden crept up in every state. The government of Telangana announced salary cuts for all the government employees in the state for this month. The Central service officers (IAS, IPS, IFS) will get 60% cut in their salaries for this month and for other employees, the cut is said to be 50%. Right from the Chief Minister to the ministers, MLAs and MLCs will get a pay cut of 75%. The Class four employees will have a minor cut of 10% in their salaries for the month of March.

The biggest shock is for the pensioners and the pension would be cut by 50%. All the other public sector employees would have a salary cut. Telangana Chief Minister KCR already hinted about the salary cuts on Sunday and made things official last night. He said that the state took a beating because of coronavirus and is completely shut down. Though this came as a shock for several employees, they would have no choice left except to bear the salary cut for this month. The lockdown is implemented till April 14th and the salaries would be revised again for the month.

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