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2% DA hike for Employees likely from January 1, Details here

Dearness allowance for lakhs of central government employees and pensioners is likely to be hiked by 2 per cent, government sources told.

The proposed hike is expected to come up for the approval of the Union Cabinet soon.

It will benefit 50 lakh government employees and 61 lakh pensioners of the central government and will come into effect from 1 January 2018.

Dearness allowance and dearness relief are provided to employees and pensioners to neutralise the impact of inflation on their earnings.

The existing dearness allowance – paid as proportion of the basic pay of central government employees or pension – is 5%.

According to the government, the increase in dearness allowance is made in accordance with the formula based on the recommendations of the 7th Central Pay Commission.

Reliance Jio Offers Additional 10GB Free Data Add-On Pack, Details here

Reliance Jio has added a free 10GB data add-on pack for select customers on its network. However, several customers are assuming that the company has added the data add-on pack on the occasion of Holi, however, we got to know that the telco is adding the data add-on pack as a token of appreciation for using the JioTVapplication.

For the unaware, JioTV is the company’s Live TV streaming application with over 550 Live TV channels.

The 10GB data add-on pack will expire on March 27, 2018, for the users who received it.

That said, the addition of free add-on pack is completely an automated one, meaning some people will receive it and others may not. Nevertheless, you can try your luck by calling 1299 toll-free number to receive the 10GB add-on pack as several users on Twitter and Facebook are reporting that Jio has added 10GB free data to their account after calling the number.

And it works on top of your existing tariff plan. For example, if you’re on the Rs 149 prepaid plan, it offers 1.5GB data per day. If you complete the 1.5GB daily FUP limit, then you consume data from the 10GB add-on pack, as you might already be aware of.

Good News For BSNL Users, Details Here

BSNL unveils two new voice recharge offers of Rs 99, Rs 319 with unlimited calling

BSNL has announced two new voice recharge offers of Rs 99 and Rs 319 for its prepaid customers. The Rs 99 offer gives users unlimited local and STD voice calls (both on-net and off-net) as well as national roaming and Personalised Ring Back Tone (PRBT). The validity is 26 days.

BSNL’s voice offer of Rs 319 gives users unlimited local and STD voice calls (on-net and off-net), along with home and national roaming. The validity for this plan is 90 days. BSNL’s both Rs 99 and Rs 319 voice recharge offers have been rolled out on PAN India basis, except for Delhi and Mumbai.

“We are committed to provide affordable and efficient services to our customers. These special tariff vouchers are only for voice calls and gives unlimited calling to those customers who are not using data services. Details in this regard may be seen at our website http://www.bsnl.co.in,” R.K.Mittal, Director (CM) BSNL Board said in a press statement.