‘National Federation of Indian Railwaymen’ – NFIR circulated to its all affiliated unions regarding the ‘Expected DA from July 2015′ after the announcement of AICPIN for the month of March 2015 yesterday by the Labour Bureau. It is expected that the additional dearness allowance is likely to be 118% of pay from July 2015. The letter is reproduced and given below for your information…
National Federation of Indian Railwaymen
3. CHELMSFORD ROAD, NEW DELHI – 110 055
Sub: Dearness Allowance with effect from 01.07.2015 – reg.
The All India Consumer Price Index for March 2015 was 254 and if it remains as it is for next three (3) months or if it rises to 256, the average is expected to be 253. Consequently, the Dearness Allowance increase is likely to be 118% of pay from July 2015.
The above is for information of affiliates. You are aware that the Government normally announces D.A. revision in September, to be given effect from July.
(Dr. M. Raghavaiah)