28% increase in DA of 7th Pay Commission with effect from 1st July 2021. Check 7th Pay Commission Central Government Employees DA hike and revised rate.
7th pay commission central government’s DA increased by 28 percent
Some very important pending decisions like dearness allowance for central government employees were taken in the cabinet meeting of the central government today. Dearness Allowance is given to compensate for the inflation rates arising due to increase in global market price. The government employees were waiting for the cabinet meeting and since last year a decision was pending with the ministry to defer the DA due to the COVID-19 pandemic situation.
Now the government has increased the DA of its employees. 17% to 28% (new DA rate). This new rate is applicable from 01 July 2021. The central government handles about 49 lakh employees and 65 lakh pensioners, all of them were eagerly waiting for the news of the DA hike which has been approved in the cabinet meeting today.
7th Pay Commission DA increased by 28% for central government employees
hike in dearness allowance rate
Earlier the rate of dearness allowance was 17%, which has increased to 28% today. In the rising inflation, dearness allowance is the only hope for a wage increase, government employees and pensioners. It was freeze from 01 January 2021 and now the government has decided to release freeze DA. Inflation is also at its peak, making it difficult to cope with the budget.
The Central Government has given relief to its employees by increasing the dearness allowance from July 01, 2021. The central government was facing opposition from the employees union. It was decided in the meeting of JCM that DA should be increased immediately without any delay. Some unions also threatened a national strike which put pressure on the government.
Effective date of new DA rate
The effective date for arrears of revised DA rate (28%) is 01 July 2021. This was announced by Cabinet Minister Anurag Thakur in his press conference today. This news of DA is a sign of relief for many central government news, who were eagerly waiting for the DA hike this month. New DA rates 1. are effective fromscheduled tribe The new revised rates of dearness allowance will be included in their salary for this month and for the next month. The DA for various half-years from January 2020 to July 2021 is given below in detail.
7th Pay Commission DA Increase News
7th Pay commission was not given completely and DA was discontinued from January 2020. Today in many decisions for central government employees, DA hike is very important decision among all. Many employees of organizations under the central government were waiting for this decision to increase DA. Today the government has cleared all the assumptions of the experts and released the DA from January 2020 to July 2021. This decision has been taken in today’s cabinet meeting and has been informed by Union Minister Anurag Thakur through a press conference.
cabinet meeting DA news 2021
Approval for increase in dearness allowance of the central government in the cabinet meeting today. The government has decided to increase the effective rate of DA from 17% to 28% with effect from July 01, 2021. The employees were wandering whether the government would issue freeze DA or not. Now the government has debunked all the rumors and announced the revised rates of DA. Senior level JCM meeting was held on 26 June 2021, in which government officials said that they would take up the matter of DA with the ministry for approval. In the cabinet meeting today, it has been decided to increase the rates of old DA. It took 15 days for the government to decide on the release of dearness allowance for the pending sessions.
DA rates from January 2020 to July 2021
Central government employees and pensioners are now excited because in today’s meeting the cabinet has approved the new decision to release freeze DA. Now let’s talk about the DA rates for different half-yearly. for January 2020, July 2020 and January 2021; There is an increase of 3%, 4% and 4% respectively. Now in total 11% Dearness Allowance, from January 2020 to July 2021, the earlier rates of Dearness Allowance have been increased.
Frequently Asked Questions about 7th Pay Commission Revised hike in dearness allowance of central government by 28%
How can I check the official notification of DA Hike July 2021?
You can download the official notification of DA hike from pib.gov.in. A copy of the same will also be given to your Head Office for applying the new rates.
What is the effective date of revised DA rates?
The revised DA rates are effective from 01 July 2021 and will be linked with the salary of July 2021.
What are the revised DA rates for Central Government employees?
The new DA rates have been collectively increased from 17% to 28% for all pending increments from January 2020 to July 2021.