6th CPC Dearness Allowance to Railway Employees from July 2021
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
New Delhi, dated 07.09.2021
All Zonal Railways & Production Units,
(as per mailing list)
Sub: Rate of Dearness Allowance applicable w.e.f. 01.07.2021 to Railway employees continuing to draw their pay in the pre-revised pay scale/ grade pay as per 6th Central Pay Commission.
Please refer to this Ministry’s letter of even number dated 21.11.2019 ( PC-VI/399, RBE No.201/2019) revising the rates of Dearness Allowance w.e.f. 01.07.2019 in respect of railway employees continuing to draw their pay in the pre-revised pay scale/ grade pay as per 6th Central Pay Commission.
2. The rate of DA admissible to railway employees of above category shall be enhanced from the existing rate of 164% to 189% w.e.f. 01.07.2021. The increase subsumes the additional installments arising on 01.01.2020, 01.07.2020 and 01.01.2021 . The rate of Dearness Allowance for the period from 01.01.2020 till 30.06.2021 shall remain at 164%.
3. 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.
4. This issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.
(Authority- MoF’s OM No 1/3(1)/2008-E.II(B) dated 13.08.2021).
(M. K. Gupta)
Executive Director, Pay Commission – II