Parl panel formed for revision in LS, RS secretariats salaries
New Delhi: Lok Sabha Speaker Sumitra Mahajan today announced the formation of a committee to propose revision in the pay structure and allowances of Lok Sabha and Rajya Sabha secretariats employees, noting that the seventh pay commission did not make recommendations about their salaries.
Murli Manohar Joshi, estimates committee chairperson, will head the six-member panel whose other members are Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Parliamentary Affairs Minister Anath Kumar, Public Accounts Committee Chairperson Mallikarjun Kharge, Standing Committee on Finance Chairperson M Veerappa Moily and Ram Gopal Yadav, the speaker told the LS.
The parliamentary committee has been constituted following a consultation between RS Chairperson M Venkaiah Naidu and her, she said. "It will advise the chairman, RS, and the speaker, LS, on the changes that are considered desirable...," she said.