Following are the Points relating to Dearness Allowance (DA) for Sixth Pay Commission
- The All India Consumer Price Index (AICPI) (IW) will continue to be the index used for calculating DA for Government employees.
- DA will continue to be sanctioned twice a year as on 1st January and 1st July payable with the salary of March and September, respectively.
- Merger of dearness allowance with basic pay is not recommended.
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