7th Pay Commission : Mainpur government wants 3 more months for implementation
The Chief Minister of Manipur has sought three more months time to implement the recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission. Chief Minister Biren Singh urged the Joint Administrative Council of All Manipur Trade Unions' Council and the All Manipur Government Employees' Organisation to grant him three more months time. Necessary steps would need to be taken and hence we require three months time, the CM also. A meeting of the CM with the government officials and members of the JAC was held following which time was sought. The 90 minute meeting discussed various issues. Giving details of the meeting JAC's president, senior Advocate Khaidem Mani said that out of the 22 points charter of demands submitted by the JAC to the State Government, the issue about implementation. He said that the representatives of the JAC urged the State Government to implement 7th pay at the earliest and even offered to work together with the State Government to appeal to the Central Government in case of any financial difficulties.