The ad-hoc bonus and festival advance for the state government employees has been hiked ahead of the biggest festivals in the state- Durga Puja and Eid. A notification in this regard was issued by the state finance department recently.
The Statesman reports from sources at Nabanna that the move will benefit nearly 10 lakh state government employees. An ad-hoc bonus of Rs 3,400 would be given to the state government employees drawing upto Rs 25,000 towards basic and DA per month.
Source: The Statesman