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CM announces pay hike for state employees

THE ASIAN AGE. | UMAKANT DESHPANDE
Published : Aug 5, 2018, 1:36 am IST
Updated : Aug 5, 2018, 1:36 am IST

State government employees threatened to go on strike from August 7-9 over the issue.

Maharashra CM Devendra Fadnavis
 Maharashra CM Devendra Fadnavis

Mumbai: Chief minister Devendra Fadnavis declared on Saturday night that the 7th Pay Commission would be implemented for state government employees from January 1, 2019.

State government employees threatened to go on strike from August 7-9 overĀ  the issue.

Some union leaders, however, are not willing to wait for another six months. The Maharashtra government will pay all arrears including the pending dearness allowance.

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