mangalore today
name
name
name
Sunday, August 09
Abish Buildersnamename

 

Centre approves 4% hike in dearness allowance for 48 Lakh Central Govt employees, 65 lakh pensioners

Centre approves 4% hike in dearness allowance for 48 Lakh Central Govt employees, 65 lakh pensioners


Mangalore Today News Network

New Delhi, Mar 13, 2020: The Union Cabinet has approved 4% hike in Dearness Allowance (DA) to 21% for 48 lakh government employees and 65 lakh pensioners, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar announced here on Friday. This will cost the exchequer an additional Rs 14,595 crore, Yahoo reported.

 

javedkar13mar2


The Cabinet has approved this increase to central government employees and dearness relief to pensioners with effect from January 1, 2020. This is over the existing rate of 17% of the basic pay or pension.


Write Comment | E-Mail | Facebook | Twitter | Print
Write your Comments on this Article
Your Name
Native Place / Place of Residence
Your E-mail
Your Comment
You have characters left.
Security Validation
Enter the characters in the image above