Chandigarh, April 29 – Haryana Government today released another installment of Dearness Allowance (DA) to the State Government employees with effect from January 1, 2015.
While stating this here today, the Finance Minister, captain Abhimanyu said that now the employees would get DA at the rate of 113 per cent of their basic pay thus registering an increase of six per cent in the dearness allowance. At present they are getting 107 per cent. The arrears of the hiked DA of six per cent from January 1, 2015 would be given in cash.
He said that the State exchequer would have to bear an additional burden of over Rs. 316.50 crore annually.