Some rules related to the pay commission received by the central and state government have changed. It also includes the calculation of Dearness Allowance i.e. DA Calculation. The Narendra Modi government at the Center has changed the base year for calculation of Dearness Allowance (DA Base Year Changed). Let us tell you that all the employees working under the central and state government get many types of allowances.
Governments take care that the burden of inflation does not increase on their employees. Therefore, on the basis of inflation in the country, changes are made in the Dearness Allowance (DA Latest Update) of the employees. The central government had recently once again increased the dearness allowance of its employees after a bumper increase of 11 percent in July 2021. Due to this there was a significant increase in his salary (Salary Hike).
The central government is once again thinking of increasing the dearness allowance of its employees (DA Hike Latest News). On the basis of the inflation rate figures in December 2021, a 3 percent increase in the DA of government employees (3% DA Hike) is believed to be fixed. With the increase of 3% DA, the salary of the employees will increase by 20 thousand rupees. But, before increasing the dearness allowance, the Labor Ministry of the Modi government has made a big change in a rule related to the calculation of dearness allowance (DA Calculation Rule Change).
You should also know that after all what big change has been made by the government and what effect it is going to have on you. So let us tell you about the rules related to calculation and also explain how dearness allowance is calculated or calculated (7th Pay DA Calculation).
Let us tell you that the Labor Ministry has changed the base year of 7th Pay Commission from 1963-65 to 2016. The Ministry of Labor has said that the new series of WRI with base year 2016=100 will replace the old series of base year 1963-65. Due to this the method of calculation of dearness allowance will change. However, employees are going to benefit more from this.
How is Dearness Allowance calculated?
The government makes changes in Dearness Allowance once in 6 months (How DA is Calculated). That is, the dearness allowance of government employees increases twice. Along with this, the salary of the employees also increases. In July 2021, the government increased the dearness allowance by 11 percent. After that, in October 2021, the DA was again increased to 31 percent. DA is calculated by multiplying it by your basic salary i.e. Basic Salary.