Cabinet Decision on 7th CPC Transport Allowance
Cabinet Committee has decided to implement the recommendations of 7th CPC on Transport Allowance without any change.
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In its official report, “For most of the allowances that were retained, the 7th CPC recommended a raise commensurate with inflation as reflected in the rates of Dearness Allowance (DA). Accordingly, fully DA-indexed allowances such as Transport Allowance were not given any raise. Allowances not indexed to DA were raised by a factor of 2.25 and the partially indexed ones by a factor of 1.5. The quantum of allowances paid as a percentage of pay was rationalised by a factor of 0.8.”
The existing rates are as under:
7th CPC recommended as follows: