Jaipur. In the meeting of the Gehlot cabinet today (cabinet meeting), in view of the deteriorating economic condition of the government in the Corona period, a big decision can also be made on the salary deduction of one or two days in the salary of the state employees. However, the Cabinet Secretariat has not yet released any official agenda of the meeting. But it is believed that many important decisions can be taken in the meeting to be chaired by Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot. The cabinet meeting will be held at 5 pm at the Chief Minister’s residence. The Council of Ministers will meet soon after this. The status of Kovid-19 will also be reviewed in the meeting. The Gehlot government may also take a decision like lockdown to curb the uncontrolled Corona infection in the state. All cabinet ministers will join the meeting through VC. With this, the minister who is in Jaipur can go to attend the meeting in CMR.
Last year was also a cut in salary Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has indicated that the government will have to bear an additional burden of about Rs 3000 crore for free of cost vaccination for youth between 18 and 44 years of age. Now it has become very important for the government to raise financial resources. The Chief Minister has recently urged the MLAs to give up to 3 crore from the MLA Fund. The Chief Minister has also appealed to the donors, Bhamashah and social workers.
About one and a half thousand crores will be saved It is now believed that the Chief Minister can also approve the decision of one or two days salary cut of the employees. Last year, in the first wave of Corona period, the government had cut the salaries of the employees. Later, in the budget announcement, the Chief Minister had announced the deducted salary. If the government cuts the salary, then about one and a half thousand crore rupees will be left in the government treasury.