Calculation of Dearness Allowances / Dearness Relief for west Bengal Government Employees and Pensioners
GOVERNMENT OF WEST BENGAL
FINANCE (AUDIT) DEPARTMENT
NABANNA, MANDIRTALA, HOWRAH-711 102
Dated, Howrah, the 8th January, 2021.
Subject: Calculation of Dearness Allowances / Dearness Relief for Government Employees and Pensioners
The undersigned is directed to refer to Memo. No.3490—F(P2), dated 14.12.2020, and to state that (i) The State Government Employees and the employees of Boards / Corporations / Educational Institutions etc. drawing pay more than 2,01,0001- only will also get Dearness Allowance @ 3% of revised basic pay with effect from 01.01.2021 and (ii) the pensioners / family pensioners still drawing pre—revised pension / family pension (as per R.O.P.A., 2009) will get Dearness Relief @ 133% with effect from 01.01.2021 till their pension / family pension is revised.
The undersigned is further directed to state, in modification of pars 2 (vi) of the above Memo., that Dearness Allowance / Dearness Relief sanctioned therein shall be rounded off to next higher rupee in each case.
Sd/- M. Pant.
Principal Secretary to the
Government of West Bengal.