Commissioner of Labour, Andhra Pradesh, declares the average State Industrial Workers Consumer Price Index Numbers
The Commissioner of Labour (“Commissioner”), Andhra Pradesh, Vijayawada and the competent authority under Minimum Wages Act, 1948 (“Act”), has declared the average State Industrial Workers Consumer Price Index Numbers, vide a press note, for the first half year ending June, 2017.
The Index numbers have been declared as
- 1225 points (Base Year 1982=100 series) for Industrial Workers under Part – I and
- 960 points (Base Year 1986=100 series) for Agricultural Workers under Part – II
in various Scheduled Employments in the State of Andhra Pradesh, for calculation of Variable Dearness Allowance (“VDA”). The rates are applicable for the period from 1st October, 2017 to 31st March, 2018.
A Gazette Notification, regarding the same, shall be issued in due course.
Source: Commissioner of Labour, Andhra Pradesh