Cabinet decides to provide 40 pc booster to pensioners before 2006
Agartala : By Our Correspondent
Cabinet decided to provide pension to the pensioners according to Sixth Pay Commission who went to retirement before 2006. Briefing the decision of cabinet Finance minister Bhanulal Saha said today that 40 percent booster will be provided to the pensioners who went to retirement before 2006.
Besides the cabinet decided to provide 20 percent extra booster to the pensioners who exceeded 80 years, 30 percent extra booster to the pensioners who exceeded 86 years, 40 percent extra to the pensioners who completed 91 years and 100 percent booster to the veteran pensioners who completed 100 years. Besides all facilities of 6th planning commission will be provided to the pensioners.
Besides the cabinet decided to increase price of sugar and per capita sugar supplied through ration shop. From now on the price of sugar will be Rs.16 per Kg. and quantity of sugar increased from 1Kg per card to 1 Kg per capita.
On the other hand 600 gm per capita sugar will be provided to the ration card holders out of Municipal council area.
Besides panel of 500 drivers will be prepared to appoint them in government departments. Moreover 8 vacant posts created under Tribal Welfare department including cook, watch man etc.