Haryana govt revises dearness allowance
Chandigarh: The Haryana government has revised the rates for Dearness Allowance (DA) relief for its pensioners and family pensioners from 65 to 72 per cent with effect from July 1, 2012.
Finance Minister H S Chattha said the DA relief to pensioners and family pensioners would be admissible on the pattern of Union government.
The government would spend a sum of Rs 8.35 crore per month to give this increased DA relief, he said on Wednesday.
The minister said to provide the relief from July, 2012, to February, 2013 an additional amount of Rs 66.80 crore would be incurred, resulting in an additional annual burden of Rs 100.20 crore for the state exchequer.
More from India
More from World
More from Sports
More from Entertaiment
- India- America joint military exercise begins in Ranikhet
- Exclusive: This is what Kashmir's stone pelters have to say!
- India to activate laser walls on LOC to stop infiltration
- Panel discussion on 'Most Favoured Nation' status India accorded to Pakistan in 1996
- Former bureaucrat BK Bansal commits suicide along with his son at Delhi residence
- SETBACK! Sedition case against 200 Congress workers for shouting 'Pakistan Zindabad' slogans during rally for Uri martyrs
- Did Arvind Kejriwal tweet in favour of Pakistan over Uri attacks? Here is what Twitter says
- Rameez Raja picks all-time XI - Three Indians, but just one Pakistani make it to the list
- This Hindu-dominated village in West Bengal is not allowed to organise Durga Puja as Muslims don't want it
- As Pakistan gloats over hosting 70 Russians, 250 Indian Army soldiers renew bonds in Vladivostok