Latest update: Reports says HRA in cities with more than 5 million population is likely to be 27 per cent of the basic pay
7th pay commission allowance news 2017 LIVE Updates: It’s a big day today for nearly 47 lakh Central government employees as Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday returned home after concluding his three-nation tour of Portugal, the US and the Netherlands and reportedly a Cabinet meeting may take place to take up the proposal to hike in HRA and other allowances with respect to 7th Pay Commission. According to various media reports, this is the last Cabinet meet of this month of the Narendra Modi led Central government. People who are directly or indirectly connected to 7th Pay Commission benefits are keeping a close eye on the meet to know what transpires in the Cabinet meet in terms of their HRA and allowances.
Here are all the 7th Pay Commission allowance news 2017 LIVE UPDATES and other developments:-
5:30 PM All the Central government employees are still getting allowances as per the old structure.
5:11 PM Reportedly, the HRA in cities with more than 5 million population is likely to be 27 per cent of the basic pay.
4:00 PM The Union government could not fully implement the recommendations of 7th Pay Commission due to dissatisfaction raised over HRA and allowances.
3:51 PM According to various media reports quoting sources, HRA could be approved at 27% of the basic pay. HRA forms a major part of the salaries of Central government employees.
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