Tag: Salary Hike

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7th Pay Commission: No minimum pay hike for CG employees this fiscal?

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: At a time when speculations are rife that the BJP-led Central government will come up with a good news for the lakhs of Central government employees, it seems the Modi government is not in a position to increase the minimum pay further than what has been recommended by the 7th Pay Commission last […]

Sikshya Sahayaks put stir on hold after talks with government

Bhubaneswar: The agitating teachers under the aegis of Odisha Sikshya Sahayak Association decided to put their agitation on hold for one month after a discussion with School and Mass Education Minister Badri Narayan Patro on Thursday. The development came after the State government accepted four out of the seven demands of the association. The Sikshya […]

7th Pay Commission Big Announcement: New salary details

New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: While the central government employees are still ambiguous of the government further increasing the minimum pay, a big news is making rounds that the Centre will increase the minimum pay further as recommended under the 7th Pay Commission taking into consideration the demand of the employees. According to media reports, the government will […]

Demand for Pay Parity: Police disperse agitating home guards

Bhubaneswar: The home guards staging dharna at the Lower PMG square here demanding fulfilment of their seven-point charter of demands, including restructuring of pay scale according to 7th Pay Commission, were forcefully dispersed by the police today, informed President of Rajya Gruharakhi Mahasangha (Odisha Home Guards Association) Upendra Mohapatra. The home guards were holding a […]

Agitating contractual nurses stay put

Bhubaneswar: The cease-work stir by contractual nurses appointed under the National Health Mission (NHM) entered its ninth day today as the agitators stayed put with their protests demanding regularization and hike in salary. “Our agitation has entered its ninth day however the State government has turned a blind eye. We will not return home and […]

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Hassle free pension: CM launches Arpana app for Odisha pensioners

Bhubaneswar: Pensioners, retired before 2016, who were confused about the revision of their pension can now breathe a sigh of relief. Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik on Tuesday launched an online application, Arpana, to ensure they receive their due in a hassle free manner. Under the e-governance applications of the Finance Department, the new pension application […]

Salaries to go up by 10% in India, says report

Mumbai: Salaries are projected to increase by 10 per cent in India in 2018. It will be the highest in the Asia Pacific region, says a report. The highest projected salary rise is seen in the energy, FMCG and retail sectors. “Salaries in India are projected to rise 10 per cent in 2018, same as […]

How are Anganwadi workers in BJP-ruled State paid?, asks BJD

Bhubaneswar: Hitting out at the BJP-led Central government, the Biju Janata Dal (BJD) today asked the saffron party to refrain from misleading Anganwadi workers and confirm the amount of salary it is paying to the workers in BJP ruled States. “We have increased Rs 500 in 2008, Rs 500 again in 2013 and Rs 2000 […]

Rift Strategy for Anganwadi workers! One group meets CM, calls off stir

Bhubaneswar: The agitation of Anganwadi workers took a new twist today with one group of the women activists declaring to have called off their stir while another group continuing to sit on dharna at the Lower PMG here. It is alleged that while one group linked with the ruling BJD’s trade union Biju Shramik Samukhya […]

Patients suffer as Apollo Hospital staff stage demonstration

Bhubaneswar: Medical services have been partly affected following demonstration by employees at Apollo Hospital in Bhubaneswar on Saturday. Nearly 1,700 employees reportedly staged a dharna demanding hike in salary and bonus. According to employees, the hospital authorities had arbitrarily considerably reduced their bonus and have not increased the salary since long. The agitation by the […]

Anganwadi workers on indefinite stir for salary hike  

Bhubaneswar: Hundreds of Anganwadi workers are sitting on an indefinite dharna at Lower PMG since September 14 pressing for fulfillment of their various demands, including salary hike. After staging demonstration in front of the state Assembly on September 12, the activists have been staging the stir at Lower PMG under the banner of the All […]

ASHA workers stage demo, demand pay hike

Jajpur: Over a hundred Anganwadi workers took to streets demanding fulfillment of various demands, including salary hike, at Dharmasala of Jajpur district today. The ASHA workers assembled before the office of the Integrated Child Development Services (ICDC) at Dharmasala under the banner of the All India Ladies Workers’ Union and staged a demonstration shouting slogans. […]

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7th Pay Commission: Know your revised salary using 2.57 multiplier

Bhubaneswar: The State finance department today issued a notice to head of all departments and all district collectors regarding the procedure for regular State government employees to draw salary after the implementation of the 7th pay commission. In reference to the resolution for the revised scales of pay, the notice mentioned the employees can draw […]

Odisha hikes salaries of MLAs, Ministers  

Bhubaneswar: With legislators cutting across the political parties demanding higher pay and additional funds under LAD, the Odisha Cabinet today increased salaries and pensions of MLAs, ministers, chief minister, leader of opposition, speaker, deputy speaker, government chief whip and deputy government chief whip. The sub-panel of the amenities committee today decided to increase the monthly […]

7th Pay Commission: Know your exact salary post implementation

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government employees are rejoicing the implementation of the 7th Pay Commission recommendations which will be effective from September 1. Here are the details of salary hike for employees in different grades, as informed by the former president of State Secretariat Employees’ Association, Chittaranjan Hota: Group D employees will get a monthly basic salary […]