Umashankar Tiwari, State Secretary of the Third Class Employees Union, says that Chief Minister Shivraj Singh has talked about giving dearness allowance from the central rate and central date many times, but this time also the dearness allowance which will be available from July 2022 will be given from January 2023. which is not justified.
MP Employee DA Hike 2023: In the election year, the Shivraj government of Madhya Pradesh has increased the dearness allowance by 4 percent while giving gifts to 7.50 lakh employees of the state, after which the dearness allowance of the employees has become 38 percent similar to the center, despite Its employees union is not happy, because DA has been implemented from 1 January 2023, when the central government has implemented it from July 2022, the employees have accused the MP government of discrimination.
Umashankar Tiwari, State Secretary of the Third Class Employees Association, says that the 4% dearness allowance released by the Madhya Pradesh government is a big fraud with the employees, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh has said many times about giving dearness allowance at the central rate and from the central date. But this time also the dearness allowance to be received from July 2022 is being provided from January 2023 which is not justified.
Allegation of discrimination
Umashankar Tiwari, State Secretary of the Third Class Employees Association, says that due to this every employee has suffered a financial loss of 6 months. On the one hand, the officers of the Indian Administrative Service are being given dearness allowance and dearness relief from the central rate and central date, while the officers of the state Dearness allowance and relief are always given to the staff officers with delay which is an affront to the economic interests of the employees.
Calculation will be like this
Actually, the state government has issued orders to increase the DA by 4% to the employees. After the order to increase DA, the DA rate will increase to a total of 38% from January 1, 2023 (pay month February 2023). At present, employees were being given DA at the rate of 34% in the 7th pay scale from August 1, 2022. 50 paise or more in the DA rate shall be rounded off to the next higher rupee and amounts less than 50 paise shall be ignored. No part of DA shall be treated as pay for any purpose. The State Govt. It has also been directed that the expenditure incurred on the payment of DA should not exceed the provision of the approved budget of the concerned department for the current year.