Central Government Employees, Uttar Pradesh Government Employees: issued a statement on the decision taken in the cabinet saying that “this facility will be extended to all the employees of the state government and it will be applicable till 31 March 2021” Will remain.
Central Government Employees, Uttar Pradesh Government Employees: Uttar Pradesh government on Friday approved special festive package for state employees. In the meeting held under the chairmanship of Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, it has also been decided that on the lines of the central government, now the state employees will also get an advance of Rs 10,000.
In a statement issued on the decision taken in the cabinet, it has been said that “this facility will be given to all the employees of the state government and it will remain in force till 31 March 2021”. Under this scheme, an advance special festival package of Rs 10,000 has been sanctioned to government employees, which will be interest free. With this decision taken in the cabinet meeting, the state government will spend around one thousand crore rupees.
The statement said that ‘Just as the Modi government has approved the advance special festival package for central government employees, the Yogi government has approved the proposal to implement it on the same lines. The advance amount will be given through the State Bank of India (SBI), which can be recovered in a maximum of ten installments. With this, a decision has been taken to give a special cash package in lieu of Leave Travel Facility (LTC) in the cabinet.
Central employees are also getting benefit: Central Government is offering advance of Rs 10,000 to every employee under Special Festival Advance Scheme. This advance can be refunded in 10 installments. The government will spend about 4000 crores on this plan. Its direct benefit is being given to 48 lakh central employees.