Anil Kant. File photo | Photo: Mathrubhumi
Thiruvananthapuram: The Director General of Kerala Police Anil Kant has recommended to the state government to provide special allowance to the police officers for their physical and mental stress. He suggested providing Rs 600 to Rs 1,000 to the officers in the ranks from Civil Police Officers to Inspectors.
CPO- Rs 600
Senior CPO- Rs 700
ASI- Rs 800
SI- Rs 900
Inspector- Rs 1,000
Other suggestions: Extend exclusive allowance in the cyber cell to the DySPs in the District Crime Records Bureau, reinstate special allowance to Station Writers, increase the uniform allowance to Rs 10,000, a new grade for inspectors who have completed 33 years in service, an additional allowance of 10 per cent of the basic salary for camp followers and equal allowance of the armed forces to the orchestra members as well.
A committee led by ADGP relooked into the 11th Pay Revision Commission following allegations of disparities. The government has asked the DGP to review the report. These suggestions are part of the report of the DGP.