JAKARTA – BLT salary subsidy will be disbursed again in the emergency PPKM period. The amount and mechanism are still being discussed by the Ministry of Manpower and Ministry of Finance.
Referring to last year’s disbursement, workers with wages below Rp. 5 million received a salary subsidy of Rp. 2.4 million. Meanwhile, there is a suggestion from economists that the salary subsidy BLT be disbursed in the amount of Rp. 5 million.
Secretary General of the Ministry of Manpower Anwar Sanusi confirmed that there was a plan to disburse the salary subsidy BLT again.
“Yes, we discussed especially regarding who has the right to obtain it and also the mechanism,” Anwar said to Okezone.
When asked about the data on BLT recipients of salary subsidies, the Ministry of Manpower considered many aspects.
“We are still considering many aspects. Wait a minute,” he said.