Friday, January 4, 2013

Unions urge for Constitution of the Seventh Pay Commission announcement in the Budget

Pressing for a people-friendly Budget for 2013-14, trade unions today urged Finance Minister P Chidambaram and his team to announce the constitution of the seventh pay commission along with raising the income tax threshold to Rs 5 lakh in a year from the present Rs 2 lakh. The demand was raised by the unions at a pre-Budget consultations in the North Block, even as the government is struggling har....