GOVERNMENT OF INDIA (भारत सरकार)
Ministry of Railways (रेल मंत्रालय)
Railway Board (रेलवे बोर्ड)
PC-VII No.- 182
RBE No: 40/2022
File No. PC-VII/2016/1/7/2/1
New Delhi, dated: 05.04.2022
The General Manager/CAOs(R),.
All India Railways & Production Units,
(As per mailing list)
The undersigned is directed to refer to this Ministry’s letter RBE No. 76/2021 dated 26.10.2021 (F.No. PC-VII/2016/1/7/2/1) on the subject mentioned above and to say that the President is pleased to decide that the Dearness Allowance payable to Railway employees shall be enhanced from the existing rate of 31% to 34% of the Basic Pay with effect from 1st January, 2022.
3. The Dearness Allowance will continue to be a distinct element of remuneration and will not be treated as pay within the ambit of Rule 1303 (FR 9(21)), Indian Railway Establishment Code, Volume —II (Sixth Edition — 1987) — Second Reprint 2005.
5. The payment of arrears of Dearness Allowance shall not be made before the date of disbursement of salary in March 2022.
6, This issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of the Ministry of Railways.
(Jaya Kumar G)
Deputy Director, Pay Commission-VII & HRMS
Ph. No: 011-4*********