Former Supreme Court Judge Ashok Kumar Mathur will head the seventh Pay Commission
. The Prime Minister today approved the composition of 7th Central Pay Commission Under the Chairmanship of Justice Ashok Kumar Mathur, Retired Judge of the Supreme Court and Retired Chairman, Armed Forces Tribunal.
The announcement for composition of the Commission comes ahead of imposition of model conduct which would come into force once the schedule for the general election due in April-May is notified.
The other members of the Commission, include, Oil Secretary Vivek Rae
(Member, full time), NIPFP Director Dr. Rathin Roy
(Member, part-time) and OSD in Expenditure Department Meena Agarwal (Secretary).
The recommendations of the Commission will benefit about 50 lakh central government employees, including those in defence and railways, and about 30 lakh pensioners.Chairman
Shri Justice Ashok Kumar MathurMember(Full Time)
Retired Judge of the Supreme Court
and Retired Chairman, Armed Forces Tribunal
Shri Vivek RaeMember(Part Time)
Secretary, Petroleum & Natural Gas
Dr. Rathin RoySecretary
Smt. Meena Agarwal
OSD, Department of Expenditure, Ministry of Finance