The Ministry of Finance has made public the revised salary scale of the government service holders and the VIPs, effective from the start of new fiscal year.
Here is the list of monthly salary that the VIPs draw from the state coffers:
|2||Vice President||Rs 106,030|
|3||Prime Minister||Rs 77,280|
|4||Deputy Prime Minister||Rs 65,200|
|5||Cabinet Minister||Rs 60,970|
|6||State Minister||Rs 57,780|
|7||Assistant Minister||Rs 56,490|
|9||Deputy Speaker||Rs 60,970|
|10||Leader of Main Opposition Party||Rs 60,970|
|11||Chief Whip of Ruling Party||Rs 60,970|
|12||Chief Whip of Main Opposition Party||Rs 57,780|
|13||Whip of Ruling Party||Rs 57,780|
|14||Chairperson of Committee under Parliament||Rs 57,780|
|15||Member of Parliament||Rs 55,230|
|16||Chief Justice of Supreme Court||Rs 73,680|
|17||Justice of Supreme Court||Rs 60,970|
|18||Head of Constitutional Bodies||Rs 57,780|
|19||Member of Constitutional Bodies||Rs 54590|
|20||Attorney General||Rs 60,970|
|21||Chief Secretary||Rs 58,880*|
|23||Chief of Nepal Army Staff||Rs 58,880*|
|24||Inspector General of Nepal Police||Rs 54,848*|
|25||Inspector General of Armed Police Force||Rs 54,848*|
The salary scale was been endorsed by the Cabinet meeting on last Friday, to be effective from the new fiscal year which began Saturday, July 16.
According to the new scale, the staffer to draw the least monthly pay from the state coffers is a recruit of the Nepal Police and the Armed Police Force, who gets Rs 16,830.
In the annual budget announcement for the new fiscal, the government had announced to raise the salary of civil servants by 25 per cent.
* Two grades included