New Delhi: There will be a benefit of 1 to 7 lakhs in the gratuity of these employees working in the central government. Recently, the dearness allowance (DA) of central employees has been increased by the government, after which these employees will get the benefit. The central government has agreed to give the benefit of 11 percent increase in dearness allowance to retired employees. With this move of the government, the retirement fund for junior to senior level employees will increase by about Rs 1 lakh to 7 lakh. This benefit from the government will be valid in the form of cash payment in lieu of gratuity and leave.
DA has been increased from 17 percent to 28 percent by the government. About 65.26 lakh pensioners and about 48.34 lakh central employees will get direct benefit from this decision. After this decision of the government, the monthly salary of the employees, provident fund ie PF and the amount of gratuity will also increase.