In a letter dated 06.10.2023, the Confederation of Central Govt. Employees & Workers urgently appeals to Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman, expressing concern over the delay in declaring the installment of DA/DR from 01-07-2023. They highlight the usual timing for this declaration and the resulting discontent among employees and pensioners. Additionally, with Durga Puja approaching, the Confederation requests the timely declaration of PLB and Adhoc Bonus as well. The letter seeks the Finance Minister’s immediate intervention in this matter to address the concerns of government employees and pensioners.