Dearness Relief from January 2013 – Additional DR of 8% to pensioners
Dearness Relief from January 2013 – Additional DR of 8% to Central Government Pensioners and Family Pensioners – Total Dearness Relief enhanced to 80%
F. No. 42/13/2012-P&PW(G)
Khan Market, New Delhi – 110003
Date: 2nd May, 2013
Subject: Grant of Dearness Relief to Central Government pensioners/family pensioners — Revised rate effective from 1.1.2013.
The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department’s O.M. No. 42/13/2012-P&PW(G) dated 4th October, 2012 on the subject mentioned above and to state that the President is pleased to decide that the Dearness Relief (DR) payable to Central Government pensioners/family pensioners shall be enhanced from the existing rate of 72% to 80% w.e.f. 1st January, 2013.