Central government employees may get higher allowances under the 7th Pay Commission recommendations from February, 2017. The government is planning to pay higher allowance under the 7th Pay Commission recommendations from February to minimise the expenditures.
The extension of two months for the 7th pay commission recommendation might receive higher thus pushing it forward to the next rather than initiating from this year, said a Fab .
The recommendation for a hike in salaries will be from February 2017 and only be applied from the next fiscal year i.e. April 2017, it said further.