Government workers to get old wages for June too


Hyderabad: Lakhs of state civil servant are a dissatisfied lot having familiarized that they will get only old income for this month too, even after statement of the brand-new PRC scales in March.

Although the state government is yet to officially announce that old incomes will be paid for this month, the matter ended up being obvious after all departments began sending old salary expenses to the treasury department. On a monthly basis, these departments need to submit the income bills of their employees before 25th of the month.

Official sources said technical concerns in updating software that uploads modified salaries online is the factor for hold-up in payment of new salaries.

Staff members have actually been hoping for the new pay scales because March, when Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao announced the brand-new PRC in Legal Assembly with impact from April. They had hoped that they will begin receiving brand-new salaries with 30 percent fitment (walking in standard pay) from April.

Federal government staff are disappointed that they have actually not been able to receive their higher wages till date. First, there had been a hold-up in signing the PRC file by Chief Minister, who had contracted Coronavirus and remained in house isolation for two weeks in April. After the CM signed the file, particular GOs needed to be issued for implementing the brand-new PRC. This could not be done due to lockdown in May.

The cabinet approved the brand-new PRC 2 weeks earlier and GOs had been provided subsequently.

This raised hopes that workers will get new incomes from this month, as all procedures had actually been finished. But reports of technical glitch in software application updation followed, which has dashed their hopes once again. They might now have to wait on another month to receive their new salaries.

Authorities sources stated plans are, nevertheless, being made to pay financial obligations to staff members on July 10.

Published at Wed, 23 Jun 2021 19:30:14 +0000