National Mazdoor Conference on Saturday urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to direct the chairman of the seventh pay commission to start negotiations with representatives of employees without any further delay.
Backtracking from their earlier demand, the armed forces have told the Government that they do not want a separate pay commission and demanded that a fair representation should be given to them in the 7th central pay commission announced on Wednesday.
IAF Chief NAK Browne has demanded a fair representation of the armed forces in the 7th Pay Commission, announced today, against the backdrop of controversies over alleged anomalies in implementation of the last pay panel report.
Trade union representing central government employees today welcomed the announcement to set up the 7th Pay Commission, but demanded that recommendation be implemented with retrospective effect from January 1, 2011.
All India Railwaymen`s Federation on Friday threatened to go on an indefinite strike if their demands, including setting up of the Seventh Pay Commission and scrapping of the new pension scheme, are not met.