Just before the elections, the state government has issued an order to give four percent dearness allowance to government employees.
The government has issued orders to release 4 percent dearness allowance to its employees in the state. Chief Minister had announced to increase the dearness allowance of employees on Independence Day. The dearness allowance increased will be effective from 1 January 2017.
Employees will get enhanced DA in salary in October. The remaining half of the arrears will go to the GPF account, while the remaining 2 percent arrears will be released with a salary.