Currently the government has increased the subsidy by 10%. This will benefit certain workers.
After sanctioning 10 per cent discount for road workers, DA will now be 38 per cent. Around 12 thousand regular road workers across the state rejoiced after the government's approval on Thursday. In this regard, this is said to be the consensus reached during the earlier agitation by the Uttar Pradesh Road workers Union over collective issues.
Ajit Singh, PRO of the Transport Corporation, said that a ten percent discount has been approved. State President Rakesh Singh, General Secretary satya Narayan Yadav, State In-charge Mohd. On Thursday, Naseem said the empowered committee approved 38 per cent gratuity for roadside workers after 10 per cent DA was approved.
Rajneesh Mishra, state media in-charge of the association thanked the principal and vice-principal on behalf of the office-bearers of the association. . A four per cent rebate is also promised to be approved by the committee soon.
According to accounts department, Roadways has around 12 thousand permanent employees. He is being paid a monthly salary of Rs.76 crores. After the 10 per cent hike in depreciation, there will be an additional cost burden of Rs 7.5 crore to Rs 8 crore. Employees get DA benefit ranging from Rs.3,000 to Rs.15,000 depending on the basic pay scale.