State government employees could get Seventh Pay Commission salaries as a Diwali gift. Speaking to reporters, finance minister Jayant Malaiyya on Wednesday said that government has made all necessary arrangements to implement the Seventh Pay Commission scales
Malaiyya also said that the salaries hike could be better than Central government employees as the state government has decided to give additional perks and benefits to its employees.
BHEL announces 15,000 bonus: Meanwhile, BHEL has announced Rs 15,000 bonus for all its employees, keeping aside their grades.
BHEL has divided staff from A1 to B12, which includes those from executives to artisans. Till 2014-15, BHEL had been giving bonus on the basis of grade division.