seventh Pay Fee: Excellent news for central authorities staff! The federal government is mulling a wage and Dearness Allowance (DA) hike. The workers who’re going to get wage hike can begin celebrating New Yr from in the present day itself. As per updates, this hike in wage and DA might be as per the seventh Central Pay Fee.
The Central authorities was supposed to extend the DA (dearness allowance) earlier this yr in April as per seventh Central Pay Fee suggestions. If sure media stories are to be believed, then Centre will hike their DA and wage from July 2021.
Nonetheless, it’s to be famous that the Centre had granted a four per cent DA hike for its staff in March 2020. However as a result of coronavirus lockdown, it was placed on maintain until July 1, 2021. ALSO READ: seventh Pay Fee: Good Information! Pay Safety Order issued for Central authorities staff
The Central authorities staff and pensioners, who had been getting 21 per cent DA, are actually getting a dearness allowance on the price of 17 per cent as a result of this transfer from the federal government. And the identical association would proceed until June 2021, stories counsel.
Nonetheless, stories counsel that the Centre is planning to grant them 21 per cent DA hike as per the seventh Pay Fee suggestions from July 2021.
Although there isn’t a official affirmation but on whether or not the staff and pensioners would get a hiked DA from July 2021, stories point out that they are going to in all probability get 21 per cent DA from subsequent yr.
Earlier, lakhs of staff acquired a Diwali bonus few months again. The central authorities staff had been additionally given aid on LTC and LTA, following announcement on the LTC money voucher scheme on October 12 by the Centre.
The central authorities staff normally get hike in DA twice a yr to compensate staff for value rise and inflation. The final proposal to hike the dearness allowance (DA) by four per cent was floated in January and it was later accepted by the Union Cupboard in March.