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A web site for the 6th pay panel report

August 21, 2008 17:24 IST

Two Central Board of Excise and Customs staffers, Raman and Suresh, based in Trichy, Tamil Nadu, have set up a Web site based on the 6th Pay Commission recommendations and dedicated exclusively to government employees.

www.GConnect.in is a community Web site for the employees of the Indian government, their kin and fo those 'who want to be a part of this community.'

The Web site allows people to share ideas, opinions, and experiences with each other apart from helping them interact with other to clear they doubts, etc. are presently working in Customs in Trichy floated a web site www.GConnect.in dedicated to the employees of Union Government.

The Web site also has a pay calculator, a tax calculator, and a ready reckoner to help people understand what the revised pay scales would be like. It provides detailed information about the Pay Commission.

The success of GConnect has also led to the Web site generating sizeable revenue from advertisement.

R Prema in New Delhi