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Dearness allowance hike


Govt hikes DA by 5 percentage points for staff, pensioners

October 10, 2019 4:35 am

The Cabinet also relaxed the mandatory requirement of Aadhaar-seeded data as a precondition for release of funds to the beneficiaries under PM-Kisan scheme.

Government hikes dearness allowance from five per cent to seven per cent

March 07, 2018 8:23 pm

The new increase will come into effect retrospectively from January 1, 2018. At present, Central government employees and pensioners are entitled to 5 per cent DA, which was effected from July 1, 2016.

Centre hikes dearness allowance to 5 per cent for 1.1 crore employees, pensioners

September 12, 2017 6:55 pm

"Release of additional installment of DA is an increase of 1 per cent over the existing rate of 4 per cent of the basic pay/pension, to compensate for price rise," according to an official statement.

Govt employees get 7% hike in DA

January 10, 2015 12:32 am

Gap with central Dearness Allowance now reduced to 42 per cent from 49 per cent.

Centre to hike DA by 10%, will make it 100%

February 03, 2014 2:41 am

It would be the second double digit DA hike in a row.

Central govt employees rejoice over 5% DA hike

September 10, 2009 4:19 pm

The government announced a five per cent increase in the dearness allowance for the central government employees and pensioners,with effect from July 2009.