CHAPTER 17 :   SALARIES


Article 17.1 :

No salary will be attached to the post. But it will be attached to the person in individual cases. 

Article 17.2 :

For fixing any salary for whomsoever person, constitutional restrictions mentioned in RESTRICTIONS ON GOVERNMENTS shall apply.

Article 17.3 :

It is expected that Sarpanch, Gram Pratinidhi and President of Nyay Panch will work with benevolent intention for the service of the village and will not draw any salary if their family have enough income to maintain their families.

Article 17.4 :

If there is no any enough income as mentioned in article (17.3), and if sarpanch, gram pratinidhi and president of nyay panch have to work full time, salary of sarpanch, gram pratinidhi and president of nyay panch will be decided in individual cases by special salary committee appointed by Gram Sabha with due regard to the income earned and property held by them and their family members. Special salary committee will be composed of five members out of which three members will be poor women of the village.

Article 17.5 :

Members of the gram Panchayat or any member of any committee appointed by gram sabha will not draw any salary. However, if any member of any committee or member of gram Panchayat has to work full time and  if he has no enough income to maintain his family, nyay panch can grant lumpsum  remuneration to such full time workers with due regard to his income and property held by him and his family members.

Article 17.6 :

Salary of president of taluka Panchayat, taluka pratinidhi and president of taluka nyay samiti will be decided in individual cases by special salary committee appointed by taluka Panchayat with due regard to the income earned and property held by them and their family members. Special salary committee will be composed of seven members from different villages out of which four members will be poor women of different villages. Such members of the salary committee will be recommended by different nyay panch.

Article 17.7 :

Members of the taluka Panchayat or any member of any committee appointed by taluka sabha will not draw any salary. However, if any member of any committee or member of taluka Panchayat has to work full time and  if he has no enough income to maintain his family, taluka nyay samiti can grant lumpsum  remuneration to such full time workers with due regard to his income and property held by him and his family members.

Article 17.8 :

Salary of president of Jilla Panchayat, Jilla pratinidhi and president of jilla nyay samiti will be decided in individual cases by special salary committee appointed by jilla Panchayat with due regard to the income earned and property held by them and their family members. Special salary committee will be composed of seven members from different villages out of which four members will be poor women of different villages. Such members of the salary committee will be recommended by different taluka nyay samiti. 

Article 17.9 :

Members of the Jilla Panchayat or any member of any committee appointed by Jilla Panchayat will not draw any salary. However, if any member of any committee or member of jilla Panchayat has to work full time and  if he has no enough income to maintain his family, jilla nyay samiti can grant lumpsum  remuneration to such full time workers with due regard to his income and property held by him and his family members.

Article 17.10 :

Salary of Raj pramukh  and president of Rajya nyay parishad will be decided in individual cases by special salary committee appointed by State Government with due regard to the income earned and property held by them and their family members. Special salary committee will be composed of seven members from different villages or towns out of which four members will be women. Such members of the salary committee will be recommended by different jilla nyay samitis. 

Article 17.11 :

Any member of any committee appointed by State Government will not draw any salary. However, if any member of any committee so appointed has to work full time and  if he has no enough income to maintain his family, Rajya nyay parishad can grant lumpsum  remuneration to such full time workers with due regard to his income and property held by him and his family members.

Article 17.12 :

Salary of President of India and president of Rashtriy nyay sabha will be decided in individual cases by special salary committee appointed by Central Government with due regard to the income earned and property held by them and their family members. Special salary committee will be composed of seven members from different states out of which four members will be women. Such members of the salary committee will be recommended by different rajya nyay parishad. 

Article 17.13 :

Any member of any committee appointed by Central Government will not draw any salary. However, if any member of any committee so appointed has to work full time and  if he has no enough income to maintain his family, Rashtriy nyay sabha can grant lumpsum  remuneration to such full time workers with due regard to his income and property held by him and his family members.

Article 17.14 :

Salary of any appointed person will be fixed in individual cases as a part of the contract of appointment with constitutional restrictions mentioned in RESTRICTIONS ON GOVERNMENTS.

Article 17.15 :

As far as possible, all possible works of the Government will be made by contracts so as to reduce the salaried staff minimum possible.