Salary hike for sanitation workers


Hon’ble Chief Minister Sri K. Chandrashekar Rao announced ‘May Day Gift’ for all sanitation workers in the Telangana State. CM decided to enhance the wages of Sanitation Workers by Rs. 1000 per month. As many as 1,06,474 sanitation workers will benefit from the increase in their monthly wages.

Apart from GHMC and HMWSSB, all sanitation workers working in the Municipal Corporations, Municipalities and Gram Panchayats of the state will receive enhanced salaries every month. The CM said that the increased wages will be enforced with immediate effect.

CM said that the state government is committed to the welfare and development of Sanitation workers by recognizing the efforts and sacrifices since the formation of Telangana state with a slogan of ‘Safai Anna Niku salaam Anna’ (Hats off to Sanitation worker). The Chief Minister said that the state government is committed to the welfare of every single worker who works hard in the state. The CM said that it is also decided to increase the salaries of the TSRTC workers and the Finance Department has been directed to take appropriate measures in this regard.

The Chief Minister said that the efforts put by the sanitation workers are commendable in achieving qualitative development of villages and towns in Telangana. The CM praised the workers for winning numerous awards from Telangana villages and Municipalities at the national and international levels.

CM said that a big transformation took place in the development of villages and towns in the Telangana State. The difference between the past and present conditions in the villages and towns is visible at ground level. The CM said that the government is aware of the hardships of the workers and increased their salaries from time to time and stood by them.

On this occasion, CM expressed delight over the sanitation workers showing gratitude and working with the same spirit and becoming stakeholders in the development of the state