10% Dearness Allowance hike for Pondy Government Staff
Chief Minister V Vaithilingam today announced a ten per cent hike in dearness allowance for the government staff in the Union Tertiory. In a release here, he said the hike would bring the dearness allowance to 45 per cent and it would be paid retrospectively from July this year. An estimated 35,000 government staff and also teachers would be benefitted by this increase in the DA.
Source : IBNLIVE