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Cabinet approves 3% DA hike for Central govt employees


  • Cabinet has approved release of an additional installment of Dearness Allowance, DA to Central Government employees and Dearness Relief to Pensioners. 
  • Information and Broadcasting Minister Anurag Thakur said, Dearness allowance for central govt employees has been hiked 3% from 28 to 31%. 
  • The additional installment will be effective from 1st July this year. 
  • He said, 47.14 lakh Central Government employees and 68.62 lakh pensioners will be benefited.