Dearness Allowance increase is likely to be 118% of pay from July 2015
National Federation of Indian Railwaymen
3, CHELMSFORD ROAD, NEW DELHI – 110 055
Indian National Trade Union Congress (INTUC)
International Transport Workers’ Federation (ITF)
No. I/5(A)/Part. I Dated: 01/05/2015
The General Secretaries of
Affiliated Unions of NFIR
Sub: Dearness Allowance w.e.f. 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 DA. revision in September, to be given effect from July.