Demand for parity in HRA
BANGALORE: Akhila Karnataka State Government Employees’ Federation has appealed to the State Government to pay House Rent Allowance on a par with the Central Government employees. The president and general secretary of the federation U.D. Narasimhaiah and B.S. Sachchidananda Murthy showed displeasure at the State Government for revising the HRA allowance for employees in Bangalore to 5 per cent and that of district employees to only 1 per cent, from January 1, 2010 to November 1, 2010.
Source: The Hindu