Performance bonus for govt employees yet to come into force

A scheme to give performance- linked incentive to central government employees is yet to be implemented, the government said on Wednesday.

PTI| Last Updated: Jul 22, 2015, 15:37 PM IST

New Delhi: A scheme to give performance- linked incentive to central government employees is yet to be implemented, the government said on Wednesday.

The central government has accepted in principle the recommendation of the sixth pay commission for introduction of a performance-related incentive scheme in the form of pecuniary benefit over and above the regular salary, for it employees, Minister of State for Personnel Jitendra Singh told Lok Sabha in a written reply.

Singh said the government has not implemented the scheme.