7th Pay Commission : Latest news on the high-level committee regarding pay hike
The 7th Pay Commission recommendations have for long now been a subject matter of debate and bone of contention. The fact that there has been no progress in the matter was also confirmed in the Lok Sabha. The latest on the issue is that a high-level committee being constituted in this regard. However there is no official confirmation on the same. On the floor of the House, the Finance Ministry was asked if there was any proposal to form a pay panel for increasing salaries and allowances of Central Government employees and pensioners in future. Now reports suggest that a high-level committee would be constituted. It would comprise officials and ministers from all departments and the matter would be decided further. However this proposal is still in the offering and no file to this effect has moved as yet. Watch this video to find out more.