Telangana employees’ unions welcome CM KCR’s announcement on fitment
Leaders of the Telangana employees’ unions on Monday welcomed Chief Minister K Chandrashekar Rao’s announcement on the Pay Revision Commission (PRC). Talking to reporters in Hyderabad on Monday, Telangana Non-Gazetted Officers' Association (TNGO) state president M Rajender hailed the CM for enhancing the retirement age to government employees from 58 to 61 despite stiff resistance from the several quarters. He also thanked KCR for agreeing to pay an additional 15 per cent pension to pensioners who have completed 70 years age. Rajender has appreciated the CM for increasing the gratuity from Rs 12 lakh to Rs 16 lakh.