DA for Pensioners in Jammu and Kashmir State increased with effect from July 2018
Dearness Allowance has increased for Jammu and Kashmir State Government Pensioners / Family Pensioners – DA revised rate effective from 01.07.2018
GOVERNMENT OF JAMMU AND KASHMIR
Civil Secretariat. Srinagar / Jammu
Subject: Payment of Dearness Allowance to State Government Pensioners / Family Pensioners – revised rate effective from 01.07.2018.
Reference:State Administrative Council decision No 81 / 12 / 2018 dated 12.09.2018.
Government Order No: 390 -F of 2018
In continuation to Government Order No. 224-F of 2018 dated 24-04-2018, it is hereby ordered that State Government Pensioners/Family Pensioners shall be allowed Dearness Allowance on Pension/ Family pension as under:-
|EXISTING RATE OF D. A||REVISED RATE OF
D.A PER MONTH
|DATES FROM WHICH
|7% of Basic Pay||9% of Basic Pay||01.07.2018|
(i) The enhanced pension shall be paid w.e.f October, 2018 onwards along with arrears from July, 2018 to September, 2018;
(ii) The payment of Dearness Allowance involving a fraction of 50 paisa and above shall be rounded to the next higher rupee and the fraction of less than 50 paisa shall be ignored; and
(iii) Other provisions governing the grant of Dearness Allowance on pension / family pension such as the regulation of Dearness Allowance during employment/ re-employment, where more than one pension is drawn etc. and other provisions of the existing rules / orders (as are not in conflict with the provisions of this order), shall continue to remain in force.
By Order of the Government of Jammu & Kashmir
(Navin K. Choudharg), IAS,
Principal Secretary to Government,