Rate for Dearness allowance (D.A.) can vary in rural and urban areas. Dearness Allowance is calculated on the original pension without commutation.
It is a payment towards the rise in cost of living, which is calulated based on cost of living index.
How to Calculate Dearness allowance (D.A.)
How much Dearness allowance you will receive it depends on the rate at which your are getting this.
The present rate of Dearness allowance is 65% so to calculate your Dearness allowance just calculate the 65% of your basic salary. The amount which you get after the calculation will be your Dearness allowance.
I think percentage of dearness allowance increased from 35%
current rate of dearness allowance is 51% to 58% ...
Thanks for the information. Yes present rate of DA is 58%+7% of additional DA is also offered to the Govt. employees of Haryana.