Chhattisgarh CM announces 6% DA hike for Chhattisgarh govt employees | DA Hike News Today
The Chhattisgarh government on Tuesday said it has increased the dearness allowance (DA) for its employees. The DA has been hiked by 6 per cent to 28 per cent for employees under the 7th Pay Commission and by 15 per cent to 189 per cent for those under the 6th Pay Commission. The hikes are effective August 1, 2022, according to an official notification.
The state government employees were receiving a 22 per cent dearness allowance under the 7th Pay Commission and 174 per cent under the 6th Pay Commission since May 2022, as per the notification.
The state government’s finance department in the notification said the revised DA will be paid from August 1, 2022. “The DA will be calculated on the basis of basic pay. It won’t include special allowance and individual allowance.”
CMO Chhattisgarh tweeted the DA order in twitter