7th Pay Commission latest news: The Modi government increased the dearness allowance (DA) to central employees from 17 per cent to 28 per cent, however, the Modi government did not say anything about the DA frozen for the last one and a half years. The government asked for DA arrears till June 2021 that it was frozen. Still the government employees are expecting that they will get the DA arrears stuck for one and a half years. Now the big question is whether the Modi government will fulfill their expectations or not.
Modi government said this about DA arrears
National Council of JCM secretary (staff side) Shiv Gopal Mishra said dearness allowance that the arrears of one and a half years have not been given yet. At present, talks are going on with the government regarding the arrears. He said that in view of the demand of the employees, it is expected that the government will give arrears. Such a middle ground will be found so that the government and central employees can be helped.
7th pay commission: Now these central government employees will get 25 percent DA, Modi government gave a gift
DA increased from July 1
The Modi government has increased the dearness allowance for central government employees to 28 percent with effect from July 1. The Union Cabinet had approved an 11 percent hike in Dearness Allowance (DA) and Dearness Relief (DR) for Central Government employees and pensioners with effect from July 1, benefiting over 48 lakh Central Government employees and 65 lakh pensioners. happened. Now the new rate of DA has increased from 17 percent to 28 percent.
Arrears stuck for one and a half year
The Department of Expenditure under the Ministry of Finance of the Office Memorandum said that the DA payable to central government employees will be increased from the existing 17 per cent to 28 per cent of the basic pay. In April last year, the Finance Ministry had put on hold the increase in Dearness Allowance (DA) till June 30, 2021, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. From 1 January 2020 to 30 June 2021, the DA rate was 17 per cent.
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