Dearness Relief (DR) Arrears Calculator for Central Government Pensioners
Arrears on Dearness Relief for Government Pensioners: The major demand of Central Government pensioners to release the arrears for the period of January 2020 to June 2021. We have created a simple onlien free tool to find the amount of arrears from Jan 2020 to Jun 2021.
31% of Dearness Relief from July 2021
The Union Cabinet Committee today approves a 3% of additional Dearness Allowance for Central Government employees, pensioners and family pensioners with effect from July 2021. The total DA is hiked to 31%.
The Department of Expenditure already issued orders on release of 28% Dearness Relief for Central Government Pensioners with effect from 1st July 2021. [Click to view order]
Pension Arrears Calculation 2021
- 1st January 2020 to 30th June 2020: 21% of Basic Pension
- 1st July 2020 to 30th December 2020: 24% of Basic Pension
- 1st January 2021 to 30th June 2021: 28% of Basic Pension
Also check: 7th CPC Pension Calculation
COVID-19 Impact on Govt Pensioners
We have assumed to hike the Dearness Relief for the two installments from July to December 2020 and Jan to June 2021 will be each 3% of basic pension. The expectation may differ! We have presented here ready reckoner table for all pensioners from pay levels 1 to 5. A rough calculation of loss in Dearness relief for the frozen period of one and half year (Jan 2020 to June 2021).