Uttarakhand MLAs get 100% salary hike as Assembly passes bill proposing increment

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Updated: March 26, 2018 5:57:00 PM

Uttarakhand MLAs have got a big reason to cheer as Uttarakhand Assembly has passed the bill proposing 100% hike in salaries of MLAs.

100% salary hike for Uttarakhand MLAs!

Uttarakhand MLAs have got a big reason to cheer as Uttarakhand Assembly has passed the bill proposing 100% hike in salaries of MLAs. News agency ANI reported, “Uttarakhand Assembly passes bill proposing 100% hike in salaries of MLAs.” Earlier in the day, Lokayukta issue had rocked Uttarakhand Assembly. Congress vociferously raised the issue saying the state government’s failure to constitute the anti-corruption body was a mockery of  its policy of zero tolerance to corruption. Congress members created a ruckus when their demand  for a detailed discussion on the issue in the House was turned down by Speaker.

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