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From Rs 12,000 to 50,000: AAP intends to hike Delhi MLAs basic salaries

An independent panel appointed by the Delhi government to revise the salaries of the state legislators has recommended a whopping over 300% increase in their basic salary. A committee set up by Delhi Assembly Speaker Ram Niwas Goel has recommended to increase the salary of MLAs by 4 times. The committee has suggested raising the basic salary of legislators from the current Rs 12,000 to Rs 50,000. Every household in Delhi will now have have to pay a minimum environment compensation of Rs 100 to Rs.

Oct 06, 2015, 21:52 PM IST