Review of Dearness Allowance twice in a year (on the 1st of June and 1st of July) involves followingcalculation.
|Dearness Allowance with effect from 1st January every year||=(Average of AICPI-IW for the months from January to December of previous year – 115.76)X100/115.76|
|Dearness Allowance with effect from 1st July every year||= (Average of AICPI-IW for the months from July of previous year to June of this year – 115.76)X100/115.76|
|Month||AIl Indian Consumer Price Index(AICPI-IW)|
|Jun 2012||Will be known in the last week of Jul-2012|
|Effecive DA with effect from 1st July 2012||= (199.17-115.76)X100/115.76)|
|Rounded to 72|