The State Government of Odisha has decided to hike by 11% Dearness Allowance to its employees from July 2021.
As per the media news, the Odisha State Government has declared to hike Dearness Allowance (DA) by 11 per cent for the employees and pensioners with effect from 1st July 2021.
Following the Central Government DA pattern to Government employees, the other State Government has implemented the same to their employees. The Central Government had declared an 11% hike in DA and DR after the ‘Freezing Period of DA’ (January 2020 to June 2021) for Central Government employees and Pensioners.
As a festival gift, the Odisha State Government today announced a 28% (17% + 11%) Dearness Allowance from 1st July 2021 for all employees and pensioners.
The DA Arrears for the month of July, August and September may grant with the month of October salary or pension.