GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
New Delhi, dated 22.9.2010.
The GMs/CAO (R),
All Indian Railways/Production Units
(as per Mailing List)
Subject : Payment of Dearness Allowance to Railway employees - Revised rates effective from 01.07.2010.
Please refer to this ministry"s letter to even number dated 26.03.2010 (S.No PC-VI/194, RBE No 45/2010) on the subject mentioned above. The President is pleased to decide that the Dearness Allowance payable to Railway employees shall be enhanced from the existing rate of 35% to 45% with effect from 1st July 2010.
2. The provisions contained in paras 3,4 & 5 of this Ministry"s letter of even number dated 09.09.2008 (S.No. PC -VI/3. RBE No 106/2008) shall continue to be applicable while regulating Dearness Allowance under these orders.
3. The additional installment of Dearness Allowance payable under these orders shall be paid in cash to all railway employees.The arrears may be charged to the salary bill for September 2010 and no honorarium is payable for preparing separate bill for this purpose.
4. The issues with the concurrence of the finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.
Director Pay Commission II