7th pay commission: There is big news for government employees. Lakhs of government employees are going to benefit from April 1. The government has increased the dearness allowance by 11 percent. This increase will be from the month of April. Let us tell you that the state government of Madhya Pradesh has increased the salary of the employees by 11 percent.
11 percent increased DA
Madhya Pradesh government has announced an increase in Dearness Allowance (DA) for state government employees. Now DA has been increased from 11 per cent to 31 per cent. This hike in DA will be applicable from April. Earlier, state government employees were getting 20 per cent DA of their basic salary.
About 7 lakh employees will get benefit
Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan said that during the Corona period, we could not increase the dearness allowance (DA Hike) of government employees. Now we will increase it to 31 percent and from April, the employees will start getting the benefit of the increased dearness allowance. About 7 lakh employees will get the benefit of this decision of the government.
Monthly salary will increase so much
According to a report, after increasing the DA, the monthly salary of state government employees in Madhya Pradesh will increase from two thousand to 25 thousand. This will increase the burden of six thousand crore rupees on the government in the financial year 2022-23. The state government had increased the DA on Diwali from 12% to 20% last year. At the same time, the government has decided to give a risk allowance of Rs 150 per month to the cleaning workers.
Central government can also increase DA soon
According to reports, the central government employees are expected to get a hike in DA before Holi. If the government announces a 3 per cent hike in DA for central government employees, then central employees will get an allowance at the rate of 34 per cent. Presently they are getting DA of 31 per cent of the basic salary. These employees can also get the salary of the last two months along with the salary of March. More than 1 crore central employees and pensioners will get the benefit of increase in Dearness Allowance.