Punjab

The lawmakers in Punjab amended the Punjab Ministers Salaries, Allowance

The lawmakers in Punjab amended the Punjab Ministers (Salaries, Allowance and Privileges) Act 1974 and 1975 to give themselves a pay raise.
Here is what the new increment looks like:
Basic salary: Up from Rs. 18,000 to Rs. 80,000
However, Section 3 of the Act states that a member will be ineligible to draw the salary if:
-The person doesn’t attend 3/4th of the total sittings held in a month
-Under detention or conviction in an offence
Daily allowance and conveyance: Up from Rs. 1,000 per day to Rs. 2,000 per day. Conveyance increased from Rs. 600 to Rs. 1,000 per day.
Travelling allowance: Up from Rs. 120,000 to 200,000 per annum
House rent and utilities: Up from Rs. 29,000 to Rs. 50,000 per month rent. Utilities allowance up from Rs. 6,000 to Rs. 20,000 per month
Office maintenance allowance: Up from Rs. 10,000 to Rs. 15,000 per month
Sumptuary allowance: Up from Rs. 10,000 to Rs. 20,000 per month
Official Transport: Up from Rs. 15,000 to Rs. 30,000
Chief Minister
Salary: Up from Rs. 39,000 and Rs. 35,000 to Rs. 300,000 and Rs. 180,000 per month
Sumptuary allowance: Up from Rs. 20,000 to Rs. 50,000 per month
Perks and privileges of a former chief minister (referred to as Section 21-A in the amendment):
Two SUVs not less than 2500cc with five security guards in each vehicle, excluding the driver,
One personal secretary, two junior clerks
A 1300cc car with driver
Rs. 10,000 telephone allowance
A government maintained residence of “adequate standards in Lahore subject to the condition that the former chief minister does not own one in Lahore”
However, later on Thursday, in a press conference, Shahbaz Gill, the chief minister Punjab’s spokesperson, rubbished that Section 21-A had been added to the final bill passed. Interestingly, Punjab’s law minister admitted to reporters that the section was indeed part of the final legislation.
SpeakerSalary: Up from Rs. 37,000 to Rs. 200,000 per month