|The central government has mooted a proposal to merge dearness allowance(DA) with the basic salary paid to public sector employees. The department of public enterprises has moved a note for consideration by the cabinet, which is likely to discuss the issue next week, official sources said.|
The proposed merger would be implemented only in PSUs that have the capacity to pay the enhanced amount.
The centre will not provide any additional funds for the purpose, officials added.
Govt may merge DA, basic pay of PSU staff
Press Trust of India |