Neighbourhood News Desk: Prime Minister Narendra Modi has led the Union Government’s latest decision in order to benefit around 23 lakh retired teachers and non-teaching staff of universities. Centre has the revised pension of retired faculty and other non-teaching staff in Central Universities and Colleges as per recommendations of the 7th Central Pay Commission. Moreover, their latest decision will also benefit around eight lakh teachers, 15 lakh non-teaching staff, who have retired from State Public Universities and affiliated colleges, who also wishes to adopt or have already adopted the pay scales that are recommended by the 7th Pay Commission for Central universities.
Ever since the Modi government had accepted the recommendations of 7th Pay Commission for Central government employees, several state governments have also either promised or have already implemented the same for their respective staff. Early this month, Mizoram government has decided to increase pay scale of the state government staff as per the 7th CPC recommendations.