Commissioner of Labour, Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad, declares the average State Industrial Workers Consumer Price Index numbers
The Commissioner of Labour (“Commissioner”) for Andhra Pradesh, Hyderabad, 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 Half year ending December, 2016.
The Index numbers have been declared as 1286 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 1st April to 30th September, 2017 in various Scheduled Employments notified under the Act in Andhra Pradesh for calculating VDA.
Source: Commissioner of Labour, Andhra Pradesh