|Cities Classified as per||All Cities, towns and localities, other than those included in Annexure-I|
|Grade pay of ₹ 5400/- and above||₹3200/- plus Dearness Allowance thereon||₹ 1600/- plus Dearness Allowance thereon|
|Grade Pay of ₹4200/-, ₹4600/- and ₹4800/-||₹1600/- plus Dearness Allowance thereon||₹800/- plus Dearness Allowance thereon|
|Those drawing Grade pay below ₹4200 nut drawing pay in pay band equivalent to ₹7440/- and above|
|Grade pay below ₹4200 and pay in pay band below ₹7440||₹600 plus Dearness Allowance thereon||₹ 400/- plus Dearness Allowance thereon|
4. The orders will apply to all civilian employees of the Central Government. The orders will also be applicable to the civilian employees paid from the Defence Services Estimates. In respect of Armed Forces personnel and Railway
employees, separate orders will be issued by the Ministry of Defence and the Ministry of Railways, respectively.