50% increase in pays approved by Nawaz Sharif

The Prime Minister of Pakistan has approved to increase the pays of parliamentarians by 50%. The current basic pay of a parliamentary member is Rs. 27,377.

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The increase will had a major effect on the allowances which are linked to the basis pay of the members. The new basic pay of all such members will be increased to 41,066.

Besides the adhoc allowances provided tot he members, there a number of other beneficiary allowances including travel and daily allowances an members are also paid for attending sessions of the parliament.

Govt. is hoping to increase the pay of all other government servants by 10% and to increase the pensions by 20%. The decision for such government servants is yet to be made.

The final announcement will be made in the budget 2015-16 announced in June 2015.

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