The Cabinet Committee approved to increase 4 percent additional Dearness Allowance to all group of Central Government employees and officers with effect from 1st January 2020.
4% Additional DA for Central Govt Employees wef 1.1.2020
As per the Union Cabinet decision, all Central Government employees, Railway employees and Defence Forces Personnel will benefit of minimum Rs. 720 per month. And also Civil and Defence pensioners will benefit of minimum Rs. 360 increase in monthly pension.
Also check: Expected DA from January 2020 Calculator
After the announcement of additional DA and DR to existing and retired employees of Central Government, the total DA and DR increased to 21%.
7th Pay Commission DA Rate Chart
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