Railway employees in India to get 78-day wages as bonusStaff Writer | September 30, 2016
Ahead of the festive season, government gave its approval to pay 78-day wages as bonus to railway employees, the same for the fifth consecutive year.
Trains in Asia Productivity-linked bonus in India
Productivity-linked bonus is paid to about 12 lakh railway employees each year before the Dussehra festival.
The approval entails a financial implication of approximately Rs 2090.96 crore to Railways
Payment of PLB would result in motivating a large number of railway employees to improve the performance of the Railways and enhance the productivity levels further besides maintaining industrial peace. ■