July 14, 2023
Monthly remuneration for local government representatives across Tamil Nadu..! Full details of who knows who and how much
Hon’ble Chief Minister of Tamilnadu has ordered to give monthly allowance to the Municipal Mayors, Deputy Mayors, Municipality, Borough Council Presidents, Vice Presidents and Council Members.
1. On 13.04.2022 the Hon’ble Chief Minister requested that the Municipal Corporation Mayors, Deputy Mayors, Heads, Deputy Heads and Councilors of Municipalities and Boroughs should be given their monthly allowance as they are engaged in full-time public service.
2. The Hon’ble Chief Minister will consider this request and elected Mayor of the Municipal Corporations. The Deputy Mayor, City Council Chairman, Deputy Chairman, Borough Council Chairman, Deputy Chairman and council members have been mandated to provide monthly gratuities to highlight and encourage the public welfare work of the members.
3. According to this, the Mayors of the Municipal Corporation will be paid a monthly remuneration of Rupees thirty thousand, Deputy Mayors of Rupees fifteen thousand and Members of the Corporation Council of Rupees ten thousand. Similarly, Municipal Council Presidents will be paid Rs 15,000, Vice Presidents Rs 10,000 and City Council members Rs 5,000. Also, Municipal Presidents will be paid Rs.10,000, Vice-Presidents will be paid Rs.5,000 and members of the Municipal Council will be paid Rs.2,500. This award. This month i.e. from July 2023 onwards.
4. This act is a major milestone in the various measures taken by the government to strengthen the administrative capacity of urban local bodies.