Bhubaneswar: Dearness allowance of Odisha government employees hiked by 2 percent; Dearness Relief (TI) hiked by 2 percent of pensioners as per revised rule.
The DA has been hiked by 2 percent taking it to total 7 percent for employees which was 5 percent before. It will be effected retrospectively from 1 January 2018.
Besides, the pensioners drawing pension at the pre-revised rate will get a hiked Dearness Relief (TI) of 2 percent. Similarly, the pensioners are not drawing pension at pre-revised rate will get a hiked TI of 3 percent.