Sunday August 31, 2014
The government is likely to approve a hike in dearness allowance (DA) to 107 per cent from the existing 100 per cent, benefiting the Centres around 30 lakh employees and its 50 lakh pensioners including dependents.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday March 23, 2012
Giving relief to its employees and pensioners from inflation, the central government today announced a seven percentage point increase in dearness allowance (DA) which will cost the exchequer an additional Rs 7,500 crore.
India | Press Trust of India | Friday March 19, 2010
Government has increased the Dearness Allowance for central government employees and pensioners by eight percentage points to compensate for price rise.