6% D.A. Hike: Cabinet Approval Expected this Week
The Cabinet of Ministers this week is expected to give its approval to granting 6% Dearness Allowance to Central Government employees. The dearness allowance for the months of July to December 2014 is given in January 2015.
As per the 6th Pay Commission, the dearness allowance is going to be increased by 6%. Sources expect the Cabinet to give its nod to the recommended 6% during its meeting this Thursday.