Six pc DA for Central Government Employees

The union cabinet approved an additional six percent dearness allowance for central government employees from July 1.

Published: 09th September 2015 02:27 PM  |   Last Updated: 09th September 2015 02:27 PM   |  A+A-


NEW DELHI: The union cabinet on Wednesday approved an additional dearness allowance (DA) of six percent for central government employees from July 1.

"Cabinet today (Wednesday) approved six percent DA to central government employees," Finance Minister Arun Jaitley told reporters after a cabinet meeting here.

It will benefit 48 lakh government employees and 55 lakh pensioners.

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