RBI Governor Urjit Patel’s basic pay jumps to Rs 2.5 lakh from Rs 90,000

of India (RBI) Governor and his deputies have got a big pay hike with the government more than doubling their basic salary to Rs 2.5 lakh and Rs 2.25 lakh per month, respectively.

The “basic pay of the Governor and Deputy Governors” have been revised retrospectively with effect from January 1, 2016, and marks a huge jump from Rs 90,000 basic pay so far drawn by the Governor and Rs 80,000 for his deputies.

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