Lohani suggests 25% cutback in salaries of president, PM and lawmakers
Kathmandu, April 9
The Rastriya Prajatantra Party chief and former finance minister Prakash Chandra Lohani has instructed that the federal government ought to lower down on the salaries of the president, the prime minister, and all different lawmakers to handle the fund to reply to the coronavirus disaster within the nation.
In an interview with Onlinekhabar, Lohani says if the federal government decides to chop down on the salaries of those officers by 25 per cent for one yr, there is not going to be any scarcity of cash to struggle again the disaster.
He views that the salaries of all officers of the constitutional our bodies must be lower down for one yr. However, the funds of junior authorities workers akin to safety personnel and civil servants on the grassroots shouldn’t be decreased, in response to him.
Lohani additionally calls for that the federal government make investments the fund allotted for the lawmakers’ Constituency Development Programme on the Covid-19 response.