Recently, the Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has presented the Union Budget 2017-18. With that, the salary of the first citizen i.e. President has also been announced. Now the President of the country will get 5 lakh rupees per month. However, this presidential salary is less in amount as compared to the other world leaders. Let’s check out the list of highest paid world leaders.
1) Halimah Yacob
She is the 8th President of Singapore. She is country’s first woman president. She became president on 14 September 2017. Her salary is Rs 63 lakhs per month.
2) Carrie Lam
She is the Chief Executive of Hong Kong since 26 March 2017. Her salary is Rs 27 lakhs per month.
3) Malcolm Turnbull
He is the Prime Minister of Australia since 2015. His per month salary is Rs 28 lakhs.
4) Donald Trump
The president of USA. He became president on January 20, 2017. His per month salary is Rs 21 lakhs.
5) Alexander Van der Bellen
The President of Austria is the federal head of state of Austria. He is the president since 26 January 2017. His salary per month is Rs 21 Lakh.