Honorarium approved for 60 senior journalists in Rajasthan

On the instructions of Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot, Honorarium approved for 60 senior journalists

Jaipur 06 April 2020. In accordance with the budget announcement of Chief Minister Shri Ashok Gehlot, the amount of Samman Yojana has been sanctioned to 60 senior journalists of the state under Rajasthan Senior Approved Journalist Samman Yojana.

Commissioner of Information and Public Relations Department, Mr. Mahendra Soni informed that a monthly honorarium of Rs. 5000 has been sanctioned to such senior journalists above 60 years of age who have given their services in the field of life-long journalism.

He informed that Chief Minister Mr. Gehlot had instructed to immediately accept the honors amount for honoring the services to journalists in the event of lockdown due to infection of Corona epidemic. Accordingly, 60 eligible senior journalists over the age of 60 who were requested by the department The information given was made available, the honorary amount of Rs 5000 per month has been approved, remaining 60 years Sanctioned will be issued in remaining cases as well, after providing the desired information to the department by the approved journalists who are over the prescribed age.