New Delhi: 7th Pay Commission latest news: Apart from Dearness allowance, Central employees can get another good news. With the increase in dearness allowance, once again the salary of the employees will increase. On the other hand, the government is also going to take a decision soon on the arrears of Dearness Allowance (DA) due to the central employees. It is expected that by January 26, a big decision can be taken on this.
Payment of DA arrears possible
After this decision, DA arrears can be paid to the employees. Let us tell you that the payment of pending DA of central employees and increase in DA has been done. But he has not been able to get the outstanding DA of 18 months so far. Employees have been demanding for a long time to give it to the money. Sources also say that the government can pay the DA in a lump sum.
There will be a bumper benefit on lump sum payment
If the government pays the arrears of DA together, then the employees will get the benefit of up to two lakh rupees. The DA arrears of Level-1 employees ranges from Rs 11880 to Rs 37554. At the same time, the arrears of Level-13 and Level-14 employees are sitting in the range of Rs 1.44 lakh to Rs 2.18 lakh.
Discussions have taken place between the National Council of JCM, Department of Personnel and Training and the Ministry of Finance. However, no concrete answer has come on this yet. JCM says that talks are going on with the government. It is expected that soon this matter can be discussed with the Cabinet Secretary.
Waiting for PM Modi to give green signal
A demand has been placed on behalf of JCM that while taking the decision on DA, the outstanding DA arrears of 18 months should also be settled in a lump sum. If PM Modi gives green signal to it, then a huge amount is expected to come in the account of the employees this year.