DGP thanks Union Govt., Govt. of J&K for enhancement of honorarium of SPOs
Kashmir News Trust News Desk
SRINAGAR, Aug 2 KNT: Director General of Police, J&K Shri Dilbag Singh on behalf of Jammu and Kashmir Police Pariwar has thanked Government of India and Government of Jammu and Kashmir for enhancing the honorarium of the SPOs. In an order issued today the Ministry of Home Affairs,Govt Of India in response to DGP J&K's request of enhancement of the monthly honorarium of the SPOs has decided as under:-
That the SPOs with less than three years of service will get Rs.6000/- honoraium per month , after completion of three years will get Rs.9000/-, after completion of five years will get Rs.12000/-, after completion of ten years will get Rs.15000/- and after the completion of fifteen years will get Rs.18000/-.
This is the second revision of the monthly honorarium of the SPOs within last few months. The earlier revision was issued and implemented in September 2018
The DGP J&K will expressing his gratitude to the Government of India and Government of Jammu and Kashmir has said that the decision of will go a long way in boosting the morale of the SPOs. He further stated that some more proposals have been submitted for the consideration of the Government wherein favourable action is expected
Pertinent, to mention here that a day before yesterday the Government of Jammu and Kashmir enhanced the Ration Money Allowance of the Non-Gazetted personnel of the J&K Police from Rs.2000/- to Rs.2500/- and Hardship Allowance from existing 8% to 10% in respect of all the ranks of J&K Police personnel and from existing 10% to 12% in respect of classified category of J&K Police.(KNT)