Telangana Legislators Salaries to Double

Telangana-1st-assembly-sessionTelangana government introduced Legislators salaries hike bill in Telangana Assembly enabling the MLAs and MLCs to draw more than double of existing salaries.

Minister Harish Rao introduced Payment of Salaries and Pension and Removal of Disqualifications (Amendments) Bill 2016 .

With this, the State exchequer burden will be Rs 42.67 crore per month . The salaries of legislators will become 2.30 Lakhs from existing 95000.The state has 119 MLAs and 40 MLCs.