Chief Minister Jai Ram Thakur said here today that the State Government has decided to enhance the daily honorarium of Home Guards from Rs. 675 to Rs. 883 per day which would benefit about 5000 Home Guard personnel of the State.
Jai Ram Thakur said that the jawans of Home Guards were getting a monthly honorarium of Rs. 20258 and would now get Rs. 26492 per month there by ensuring an increase of Rs. 6234 per month in their honorarium. He said that the State Government on this decision would be spending about Rs. 3 crore per month and about Rs. 34 crore per annum.
The Chief Minister said the State Government has already implemented the recommendations of the 6th Pay Commission to all its employees.