11 lakh railway employees to receive 78 days productivity-linked bonus
The Union Cabinet gave a green signal to the payment of productivity linked bonus. The finance minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Union Minister Prakash Javdekar addressed the media in a press conference on September 18. Javdekar said that this decision will benefit around 11 lakh non-gazetted railway employees and around Rs. 2024 will be spent on this exercise. The employees will get 78 days wage as a bonus.