Tue, Sep 29, 2015, 09:20 AM
Centre is incurring annual expenditure of Rs 1.6 crore on each MP. It is 27 times higher than a government employee. According to an RTI query, the Parliament canteen providing tiffin and snacks to MPs at a subsidy of 90 per cent. MPs are drawing Rs 50,000 salary per month, Rs 45,000 towards office maintenance, MPs can travel 34 times in a year along with their wives, lakhs of rupees towards rent for their houses. Despite all this, MPs raise voice demanding a hike in salaries and allowances every year.