Dearness Allowance

Cabinet approves 2% hike in DA for central government employees and pensioners

The Union Cabinet chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday approved a 2% increase in dearness allowance (DA) from January 1, 2017.The announcement, which is in line with recommendations of the 7th Pay Commission, will further boost earnings of 49 lakh central government employees and 55.5 lakh pensioners.

7th Pay Commission – Centre to raise Dearness Allowance (DA) by 2 per cent from January 1

7th Pay Commission – Centre to raise Dearness Allowance (DA) by 2 per cent from January 1.

7th Pay Commission – In a good news for 50 lakh employees and 58 lakh pensioners, the Centre is likely to hike the dearness allowance (DA) by 2 per cent to 4 per cent later this month.

Increase in Dearness Allowance for Bank Employees and officers from February 2017 – Orders issued

DA for Bank Employees – Dearness  Allowance  for Workmen and Officer Employees  in banks  for the months of February, March  & April  2017 under X BPS/ Joint Note dated 25.5.2015

Expected DA from January 2017

DA from January 2017 will be 4% based on All India Consumer Price Index  – Increase in Dearness Allowance for Central Government Employees and Pensioners with effect from January 2017 estimated to be 2%

AICPIN for the month of December 2016

 No. 5/1/2014- CPI


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