The Ashok Gehlot government of Rajasthan has given a big gift to the state employees by increasing the rates of house rent allowance. Chief Minister Ashok Gehlot has approved an increase of up to two percent in the house rent allowance of the state employees if the rate of dearness allowance payable to the state employees exceeds 25 percent.
CM Ashok Gehlot on his behalf to increase the house rent allowance payable to state employees on their basic pay from 16 percent to 18 percent in 'Y' category cities and from 8 percent to 9 percent in 'Z' category cities. approved from.
This increase in house rent allowance will be applicable from July 1, 2021. With this approval of CM Gehlot, now the state government will bear the financial burden of more than Rs 400 crore on it. It is noteworthy that in Rajasthan, the dearness allowance payable to state employees has been increased from 17 percent to 28 percent.