The honorarium of the representatives of the panchayat will be increased 3 times, announced the Chief Minister

Bhopal Samachar
 Chief Minister Shri Shivraj Singh Chouhan today transferred an amount of Rs 583 crore 36 lakh to 26 thousand 150 labourers of the state from single click through VC at Samatva Bhavan, Chief Minister’s residence and interacted with Panchayat Raj representatives under Chief Minister’s Jan-Kalyan (Sambal) Yojana. Sarpanch, secretary and employment assistants of the state and chief executive officers of district and district panchayats also joined virtually in the dialogue.

Announcements by Shivraj Singh Chauhan chief minister

  1. The honorarium of District Panchayat President, Vice President, District President, Vice President and Deputy Sarpanch and Panch increased by 3 times.
  2. Honorarium of District Panchayat President increased from 11,100 to Rs. 35,000 and vehicle allowance increased from 43,000 to Rs.65,000. Now, instead of 54 thousand 100 per month, the District Panchayat President to get an honorarium of Rs one lakh per month, including vehicle allowance.
  3. Honorarium of District Panchayat Vice President is being increased from 9 thousand 500 to Rs. 28 thousand 500 and conveyance allowance is being increased from 9 thousand to Rs. 13 thousand 500. Now the District Panchayat Vice President will get an honorarium of Rs. 42 thousand per month including conveyance allowance instead of Rs. 18 thousand 500 per month.
  4. Honorarium of Janpad Panchayat President is being increased from Rs.6 thousand 500 to Rs.19 thousand 500 per month.
  5. Honorarium of Janpad Panchayat Vice President is being increased from Rs.4 thousand 500 to Rs.13 thousand 500 per month.
  6. The honorarium of Sarpanch has been increased from Rs. 1 thousand 750 per month to Rs. 4 thousand 250 per month.
  7. Deputy Sarpanch and Panch get annual honorarium of Rs.600, which is being increased three times to Rs.1800.