new Delhi. Before Diwali, the central government has made a big gift to the central employees. The Modi government has gifted 30 lakh 70 thousand government employees. Actually, the central government has decided to give bonus to these government employees.
Union Minister Prakash Javadekar informed the cabinet decision and said that the government would bear a burden of Rs 3,737 crore by giving bonus to the employees.
On Wednesday, the government decided to provide bonus to 30.67 lakh non-gazetted central employees. A total of 3,737 crore bonus will encourage employees to spend during festivals and this will increase demand in the economy overall.
Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar told reporters that it was decided to provide bonus related to productivity and non-productivity for 2019-20 in the cabinet meeting. Giving information about the decision taken in the meeting, he said that before the festivals, 30 lakh non-gazetted employees of the central government will be paid a bonus of 3,737 crore, which will increase the demand in the market and the middle class will have money at the time of festivals.
Assuming the statement, 16.97 lakh non-gazetted employees of other commercial establishments including Indian Railways, Posts, Defense, EPFO and ESIC will get benefits under productivity related bonus. This will put a financial burden of Rs 2,791 crore on the government.
It said, non-productivity linked bonus or ad hoc bonus is given to non-gazetted employees of the central government. This will benefit 13.70 lakh employees. This will put a financial burden of 946 crore on the government. Thus, a total of 30.67 lakh employees will get the benefit of bonus and the government will incur a financial burden of Rs 3737 crore.
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