DA expected to increase Four percent from January 2020
DA January 2020 Latest News: DA/DR expected to increase 4% from January 2020

All India Consumer Price (Industrial Workers) Index Number [CPI(IW)] for October 2019 has released by Labour Bureau. CPI-IW for October 2019 increased by 3 points and pegged at 325 (three hundred twenty-five). And with this increase in AICPIN the Central Govt. Employees and Pensioners are expected to get 4% increase in Dearness Allowance/Relief with effect from January 2020 in 7th CPC Pay structure thus the existing rate of 17% expected to be 21% from January 2020. On the other hand, employees who are drawing their pay in pre-revised 6th CPC pay structure will get 9% increase in Dearness Allowance w.e.f. January 2020 at the rate of 173%, which is currently 164%.
Detail calculation of DA from January 2020 to be 21% in 7th CPC pay structure with AICPIN of October-2019 is furnished in the undermentioned table. Following 4 scenarios are illustrated in the calculation table:-



1st Scenario – Minimum 4 points cumulative decrease from November & December 2019 ACPIN will decrease the expectation of January 2020 DA/DR to 20%.

2nd Scenario – Expectation in no change in November & December 2019 ACPIN is confirming January 2020 DA/DR to be 21%

3rd Scenario
– From a minimum 12 points a cumulative increase from November & December 2019 ACPIN the expectation of 6th CPC January 2020 DA is increasing to 174%

4th Scenario – A minimum 18 points cumulative increase from November & December 2019 ACPIN will required to increase the expectation of DA/DR from January 2020 from 21% to 22%
DA January 2020 Latest News: DA/DR expected to increase 4% from January 2020