7% Dearness Allowance hike for Tamil Nadu Government Employees from 1.7.2014
To Day Government of Tamil Nadu has declared 7% DA hike for it employees with effect from 1.7.2014. Tamil Nadu Government, in its Press Release, declared to grant Dearness Allowance at par with central government employees at the rate of 107% with effect from 1st July 2014 following the announcement of Central Government to grant 7% DA hike for Central Government Employees.
Apart from the government servants those who are entitled for enhanced rate of Dearness allowance , the state government employees working in Department of local body and urban development and Teachers of Government aided Schools, Village assistants, Anganvadi employees, Noon Meal employees will be benefited by this DA hike. There are 18 Lakhs Government employees and Pensioners of Tamil Nadu Government will be paid 107% Dearness Allowance with effect from 1.7.2014
The impact on the exchequer on account of dearness allowance would be of the order of Rs.1558.97 crore per annum.