Acche din for government employees as centre hikes DA by 3%

Recently the Union Cabinet endorsed an extra dearness allowance (DA) of 3 per cent over the current rate of 9 per cent for government employees and retired people which will be viable from January 1, 2019. This will cost the legislature around Rs 9,200 crore for each year. The move is required to profit about 48.41 lakh focal government employees and 62.03 lakh more

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