Dearness allowance for Pre-revised Pensioners in Tamil Nadu
To compensate the price increased in essential commodities, DA or DR has been given for all serving and retired employees of the State and Central Governments. In the light of this, some employees and pensioners are still receiving salary or pension as per 5th CPC and now, the Tamil Nadu Government has issued orders for the employees and pensioners to enhanced Dearness allowance from the existing rate of 115 per cent to 127 per cent with due from July, 2012.
The order said following the orders issued by the Government of India, TN Govt. also sanction the revised rate of Dearness allowance to the State Government employees who continue to draw their pay and allowances in the pre-revised scale of pay. The increased Dearness allowance will be paid in cash and this order shall not be admissible to part time employees.
The revised Dearness Allowance sanctioned to the teaching and non-teaching staff working in aided educational institutions, employees under local bodies, employees governed by the University Grants Commission/All India Council for Technical Education scales of pay, the Teachers/Physical Directors/Librarians in Government and Aided Polytechnics and Special Diploma Institutions, Village Assistants in Revenue Department, Noon Meal Organisers, Child Welfare Organisers, Anganwadi Workers, Cooks, Helpers, Panchayat Assistants/Clerks in Village Panchayat under Rural Development and Panchayat Raj Department.