Published On: Wed, Apr 1st, 2020

COVID-19: After IAS officers, IPS officers donate three days’ salary

Andhra DGP D Gautam Sawang

Amaravati: Taking a cue from IAS officers,the IPS Officers Association of Andhra Pradesh on Wednesdayannounced donation of three days’ salary of its members tothe Chief Minister’s Relief Fund to fight COVID-19

Director General of Police D Gautam Sawang and association secretary Ch Dwaraka Tirumala Rao met Chief Minister Y S Jagan Mohan Reddy and handed over a letter to this effect

Two days ago, Two days ago, the IAS Officers Assoation too announced donation of three days’ salary of its members to the CMRF.

The IPS officers, like the IAS, will get only 40 per cent of their gross salary this month as the state government decided to defer payment of 60 per cent of March salary citing drying up of state revenues.

PTI

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