Home » , » Freezing of Dearness Allowance to the AP employees and Pensioners / Family Pensioners at current rates till July 2021 G.O.MS.No. 95 Dated: 06-11-2020

Freezing of Dearness Allowance to the AP employees and Pensioners / Family Pensioners at current rates till July 2021 G.O.MS.No. 95 Dated: 06-11-2020

Freezing of Dearness Allowance

Finance Department - COVID-19 - Freezing of Dearness Allowance to the State Government employees and Government pensioners/family pensioners at current rates till July 2021 - Orders - Issued.

G.O.MS.No. 95 Dated: 06-11-2020.

The Government of India has directed that in view of the crisis arising out of the COVID-19 pandemic, the additional instalment of Dearness Allowance payable to the Central Government employees and Dearness Relief to Central Government pensioners, due from 1st January 2020 shall not be paid. The additional instalments of Dearness Allowance and Dearness Relief due from 1st July 2020 and 1st January 2021 shall also not be paid. As and when the decision to release the future instalment of Dearness Allowance & Dearness Relief due from 1st July 2021 is taken by the Government of India, the rates of Dearness Allowance & Dearness Relief as effective from 1st January 2020, 1st July 2020 and 1st January 2021 will be restored prospectively & will be subsumed in the cumulative revised rate effective from 1st July 2021. No arrears for the period from 1st January 2020 till 30th June 2021 shall be paid.

Following the orders issued by the Government of India, and after careful consideration of the economic consequences of the measures required to fight the COVID-19 outbreak, the consequent reduction of revenue inflows & the extra burden imposed on the State’s resources to contain the epidemic and to provide relief to the people affected/likely to be affected, the Government hereby order for adoption of the decision of the Government of India for the freezing of Dearness Allowance at the current rates till July 2021 for the State Government employees and Pensioners/ Family Pensioners.

The additional instalment of Dearness Allowance payable to State Government employees and Dearness Relief to Government Pensioners/Family Pensioners, due from 1st January 2020 shall not be paid. The additional instalments of Dearness Allowance and Dearness Relief due from 1st July 2020 and 1st January 2021 shall also not be paid. As & when the decision to release the future instalment of Dearness Allowance / Dearness Relief due from 1st July 2021 is taken by the Government, the rates of Dearness Allowance/Dearness Relief as effective from 1st January 2020, 1st July 2020 and 1st January 2021 will be restored prospectively and will be subsumed in the cumulative revised rate effective from 1st July 2021. No arrears for the period from 1st January, 2020 till 30th June, 2021 shall be paid.

Download Freezing of DA Orders