7th pay commission DA will increase from 28 to 31 percent: There is good news for central government employees. DA (Dearness Allowance) for all employees may be increased soon. The government’s decision will benefit more than 50 lakh central government employees and more than 65 lakh pensioners. According to the All India Consumer Price Index (AICPI) data release, the DA is likely to increase by at least 3 percent between January and June 2021.
The announcement of the DA resume by the central government will lead to a big increase in the salaries of the employees. The government has given big good news to the central employees, the DA may increase to 3% from July 1. With this, from July 1, more than 3 lakh central employees will be paid with increased allowances. According to data from the All India Consumer Price Index, between January and June 2021, inflation allowances could rise by at least four percent. It may be noted that after the DA is resumed, the DA of central employees may increase from 15 percent to 5 percent. These include a three percent increase in DA from January to June 2020, a four percent increase from July to December 2020, and a four percent increase from January to June 2021.
Banned due to the corona epidemic It is noteworthy that the government banned DA due to the coronavirus epidemic. In addition to the increase in DA, the DR (Dearness Relief) of retired Central Government employees will also be resumed. There will also be a change in PF and gratuity. As DA increases in the salaries of central government employees, so will the monthly PF, gratuity contribution. The contribution of PF and gratuity is calculated on the basis of basic salary plus DA.
7th pay commission DA will increase from 28 to 31 percent
According to a report, the DA of a central employee may increase from 17 percent to 28 percent after the DA is implemented. These include a 3% increase in DA from January to June 2020, a 4% increase from July to December 2020, and a 4% increase from January to June 2021.
The DA was banned by the government because of the Coronavirus. An increase in DA will also increase DR in the same proportion. Dearness Relief (DR) of retired Central Government employees will also be revived due to an increase in inflation allowance.
According to the Seventh Pay Commission, the increase in DA by the government will lead to a good increase in the salaries of government employees. At present, DA is 17% of the basic salary. When it increases by 28 to 31 percent (17 + 3 + 4 + 4 + 3), the salary will increase a lot.