Calculation of Dearness Allowance to be announced w.e.f. January 2015
DA for January 2015
Presently, the AICPIN for the month of December has been announced .(253) We need the AICPIN value for the past 12 months is needed to calculate DAvone will get with effect from January 2015. Accordingly, the AICPIN value of all the twelve months has been released now.Data is give below for reference:
Table showing AICPIN value of the last 12 months
In the above table, we can see that the AICPIN value for a period of fIve months has remained constantly at 253. If we calculate the DA, based on the AICPIN value of twelve months, we arrive at a DA value of 113%. When we compare this DA percentage with the previous one, we find that it has increased by 6%. It is expected that this 6% DA increase will be officially released in the end of February or first week of March after it is approved by the Cabinet.
DA CALCULATION TABLE
The DA that we will get for the month of July 2015 will depend on the AICPIN value that is released between the months of January 2015 to June 2015.