How to Calculate New DA and 3 Months Arrears from July to September 2019
Finance Ministry issued orders on grating of Dearness allowance to Central Government Employees at revised rates with effect from 1.7.2019.
Dearness Allowance payable to Central Government employees shall be enhanced from the existing rate of 12% to 17% of the basic pay with effect from 1st July, 2019.
As per the notification, all Central Government employees including civilian employees paid from the Defence Services Estimates and separate orders will be issued for Armed Forces Personnel and Railway employees by the Ministry of Defence and Ministry of Railways, respectively.
The Government of India recently approved to increase Dearness Allowance for its employees and pensioners from the existing rate of 12% to 17%.
Dearness Allowance is paid to all Government employees twice a year. A particular percentage of basic pay is given to all Central Government employees and Pensioners once in six months for compensating price hike of essential commodities. According to the price fluctuation of 393 selected items collected from 78 cities across India. The Labour Bureau released the Statistical data of CPI (IW) BY2001-100 for every month.
Read Also : Finmin DA Orders July 2019
AICPIN for September 2019
The current AICPIN for the month of August has been released by the Labour Bureau and the index increased by one point and stands at 320. The next AICPIN for the month of September 2019 will be published by Labour Bureau on 31.10.2019.
5% Increase in Pay
Yesterday the Finance Ministry issued orders for granting 5 percent of the basic pay increased from 1st July 2019 to all groups of Central Government employees.
DA Arrears from July 2019
The enhanced amount of Dearness allowance shall be issued with the salary payment of October 2019. The NC JCM Secretary requested the Govt. to issue the arrears for three months from July to September before Diwali Festival. If not possible, payment of October 2019 Salary may be advanced to 25th October, 2019.
How to calculate DA?
The formula for DA Calculation is common for 5th CPC, 6th CPC and 7th CPC, except the fitment factor.
Dearness Allowance = (Average of AICPIN for the past 12 months – Fitment Factor) x 100 / Fitment Factor
- 5th CPC Fitment Factor = 306.33
- 6th CPC Fitment Factor = 115.76
- 7th CPC Fitment Factor = 261.4
Check Also: 5th, 6th and 7th CPC DA RATES TABLE : Dearness Allowance & Dearness Relief Table for Central Government Employees and Pensioners
DA and Arrears as per Pay Matrix Level
- Pay Matrix Level 1 – DA and Arrears from July 2019
- Pay Matrix Level 2 – DA and Arrears from July 2019
- Pay Matrix Level 3 – DA and Arrears from July 2019
- Pay Matrix Level 4 – DA and Arrears from July 2019
- Pay Matrix Level 5 – DA and Arrears from July 2019
- Pay Matrix Level 6 – DA and Arrears from July 2019
- Pay Matrix Level 7 – DA and Arrears from July 2019
- Pay Matrix Level 8 – DA and Arrears from July 2019