Dearness Allowance for Gujarat Government staff hiked
DA for Gujarat Govt staff hiked
Chennai, September 24: The Gujarat government announced a 10 per cent hike in the Dearness Allowance (DA) for its staff, teachers and pensioners.
The increased DA, effective from July 1, 2010, will mean the state employees will get 45 per cent over and above their pay scales as against the current 35 per cent, an official release said.
The hike would cost the exchequer an additional Rs 795.61 crore annually, the release added.