The government's Aadhaar-based Biometric Attendance System (BAS) for central government employees will be fully operational by the end of this month.
Lakhs of central government employees Thursday took a pledge to ensure cleanliness in their offices and residential areas by working at least two hours per week as part of Narendra Modi administration's "Swachh Bharat" Mission.
Aadhaar-based biometric attendance systems for central government employees will be fully operational by the end of this month.
There is no proposal to change the present five-day week for the employees of central government ministries and departments, Lok Sabha was informed Wednesday.
All central government employees who participate in national and international sporting events will get double the amount of existing special pay, between Rs 210 and Rs 1,000.
Putting to rest any speculation that the Centre might raise the retirement age of its staff V Narayanasamy said on Thursday that there was no such proposal on the anvil.
Health Minister Ghulam Nabi Azad said the scheme would be an alternative to the existing CGHS scheme.
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