This will benefit over 1 Cr government employees and pensioners. The pay panel, in November last year, had recommended a 14.27% hike in basic pay at junior levels, the lowest in 70 years. The previous 6th Pay Commission had recommended a 20% hike, which the government doubled while implementing it in 2008.

Recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission get the Cabinet nod

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