The central government plans to hike the salary of the President , Vice-president and the Governors of the states.
The President’s Salary set to be raised by whopping 200%+ from Rs 1.5 Lakh To 5 Lakh. The Vice-President’s salary will increase to Rs. 3.5 lakh a month from the existing Rs. 1.10 lakh a month. On retirement, President will get 1.5 Lakh as the pension.
After 8 years the Salary hike has been taken up. In 2008, The cabinet has increased the salary of President, Vice President and Governor by 300%.The President’s salary has been increased to Rs 1.50 lakh per month from Rs 50,000. The Vice-President salary has been increased to Rs 1.25 lakh per month from Rs 40,000.The Governor’s salary has been increased to Rs 1.10 lakh per month from Rs 36,000.