Today Union Cabinet Approves 3% Additional DA to CG Employees and Pensioners Effective from 1.1.2022
Total DA from January 2022 = 3% + 31% = 34%
Cabinet approves release of an additional instalment of Dearness Allowance to Central Government employees and Dearness Relief to Pensioners, due from 01.01.2022
The Union Cabinet chaired by the Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, has given its approval to release an additional instalment of Dearness Allowance (DA) to Central Government employees and Dearness Relief (DR) to pensioners w.e.f. 01.01.2022 represents an increase of 3% over the existing rate of 31% of the Basic Pay/Pension, to compensate for the price rise.
This increase is in accordance with the accepted formula, which is based on the recommendations of the 7th Central Pay Commission.
The combined impact on the exchequer on account of both Dearness Allowance and Dearness Relief would be Rs.9,544.50 crore per annum. This will benefit about 47.68 lakh Central Government employees and 68.62 lakh, pensioners.
34% DA from 1st January 2022
All Central Government employees, pensioners and family pensioners are benefited from an additional DA and DR hike by 3% as per their basic salary or basic pension! The extra benefit of additional DA will be a minimum of Rs. 540 per month!
34% DA Calculation Formula
As per the recommendation of the 7th pay commission, the Dearness Allowance calculation is being calculated with the AICPIN data of 6 months from Jan to Jun and Jul to Dec of every year! The below table describes the calculation of DA and DR!
34% DA Finmin Order PDF Download
The Ministry of Finance issued official order regarding enhanced 3% additional Dearness Allowance with effect from 1st January 2022 to CG employees and pensioners today! Click to Download DA Order PDF
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34% DA Table 2022
What is the DA percentage in January 2022?
Is Cabinet Committee approved additional DA in Jan 2022?
Union Cabinet Committee has approved hiked the Dearness Allowance by 3% from the existing rate from 1.1.2022.
What is the total Dearness Allowance in Jan 2022?
The total Dearness Allowance is now 34%.
What is the effective date of January 2022 DA?
3% of additional DA is declared in the month of March 2022. But, the 34% of Dearness Allowance is effective from 1st January 2022.
How to download 34% DA Finmin Order?
You can download the official DA order from the Finance Ministry website www.finmin.nic.in