Diwali bonanza to govt employees! Dearness allowance increased to 17% from 12%
Union Cabinet hikes dearness allowance for government employees by 5 per cent to 17 per cent; Union minister Prakash Javadekar says it's good news for govt employees
New Delhi Last Updated: October 9, 2019 | 22:17 IST
This was a long pending demand of the government employees, and the increase is the biggest hike since the implementation of the 7th CPC recommendations in 2016.