Grant of Dearness Allowance to Rajasthan Work-charged Employees: Revised from 17% to 28% with effect from 01-07-2021
GOVERNMENT OF RAJASTHAN
No. F. 13(2)FD(Rules)/2017
Jaipur, dated : 15 July, 2021
Sub: Grant of Dearness Allowance to Work-charged Employees.
The Governor is pleased to order that the existing rate of Dearness Allowance payable, to the work-charged employees governed under the Rajasthan Public Works Department (B&R) including Gardens. Irrigation, Land Development (Programme), PHED, CAD Chambal Department, Kota, Ayurved and Forest Department Work-charged Employees Service Rules, 1964 or under corresponding provisions of standing orders, where such employees are governed by specific standing orders and are drawing pay in the Level in Pay Matrix prescribed under the Rajasthan Work-charged Employees (Revised Pay) Rules, 2017 shall be revised from 17% to 28% with effect from 01-07-2021.
2. The term ‘Pay’ for the purpose of calculation of Dearness Allowance shall be the Basic Pay i.e. pay drawn in the Pay Matrix of the prescribed Levels and shall not include any other type(s) of pay like Special Pay or Personal Pay etc.
3. The payment on account of Dearness Allowance involving fraction of 50 paisa and above may be rounded off to the next higher rupee and the fraction of less than 50 paisa may be ignored.
4. DA reflects the additional installments arising on 01.01.2020, 01.07.2020 and 01.01.2021. The rate of Dearness Allowance for the period 01.01.2020 to 30.06.2021 shall remain at 17%.
5. Cash payment shall be admissible from 01-07-2021 i.e. salary for the month of July, 2021 payable on 01-08-2021.
By order o f the Governor,
Principal Secretary, Finance