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Good News: Rajasthan government announces to increase DA by 4%

Jaipur: The Ashok Gehlok government in Rajasthan has given a big gift to its employees and pensioners. The state government has decided to increase the dearness allowance by 4%.  Read More :-SABARMATI TO PRAYAGRAJ LIVE UPDATES: STF CONVOY CARRYING ATIQ AHMED RESUMES AFTER HALT IN JHANSI POLICE LINE With this decision, now, the state government […]

Edited By : Aditya Singh | Updated: Mar 27, 2023 12:33 IST
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Jaipur: The Ashok Gehlok government in Rajasthan has given a big gift to its employees and pensioners. The state government has decided to increase the dearness allowance by 4%. 

Read More :-SABARMATI TO PRAYAGRAJ LIVE UPDATES: STF CONVOY CARRYING ATIQ AHMED RESUMES AFTER HALT IN JHANSI POLICE LINE

With this decision, now, the state government employees will enjoy 42 per cent DA instead of 38 per cent. In a tweet, Chief Minister Gehlot informed that a 4% increase in the dearness allowance of state employees has been approved as per central employees.

The central government also increased the dearness allowance by 4 per cent on Friday. 

Now, as per notification issued by the state finance department, from January 1, 2023, instead of 38%, Rajasthan government employees and pensioners will get  42% dearness allowance. 

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This will cost Rs 1640 crore annually to the state exchequer. This decision will benefit about 8 lakh employees and 4.40 lakh pensioners. Apart from state employees and pensioners, the benefit will be applicable to Panchayat Samiti and Zila Parishad employees also.

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First published on: Mar 25, 2023 03:44 PM IST

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