Sunday, September 22, 2013

Union cabinet approves dearness allowance to 90%

The union cabinet today approved the hike in the dearness allowance for the central government employees and the dearness relief for the pensioners. The hike will be 10% making the DA at 90% from the existing 80%. This is the first time that the DA hike is touching double digits in three years. The hike will have above 50 lakh central employees and 30 lakh pensioners receiving increased salary and....