Odisha govt hikes DA of state Public Sector Undertaking employees

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Monday announced an additional 2 per cent raise in dearness allowance (DA) of state Public Sector Undertaking (PSU) employees.

An official communiqué from the Chief Minister’s Office (CMO) said that, CM Naveen Patnaik has approved the hike in DA for the PSU staff.

The communiqué said that the employees who are getting revised pay from 2017 will benefit from this hike. The hike from 7 percent to 9 percent will be implemented retrospectively from July 1, 2018