The Northern Provincial Secretariat has announced that the Office allowance for the Members of the Members of the NPC has been paid.
It was decided last year to pay monthly Office rental allowance and other payments amounting to 50,000/=, to the members of the NPc. It was decided in the 55th meeting of the NPC Cabinet that half of the monthly allowance paid to the MPs shall be paid to the MPcs. It was also decided to pay the allowance as from January last year. In accordance with this each MPcs have been paid Rs.600,000/= each, in December 2017.
This payment termed as “Office Rental Allowance” earlier had been changed to “Office Allowance”.