RATES OF ADDITIONAL D.A. FROM 1.10.1974

Rate of Additional Dearness Allowance after III Pay Commission from 1.10.1974

President is pleased to sanction, from the dates indicated below, additional dearness allowance to Central Government employees as per the following
rates:-

[G.I., M.F., O.M. No. 13017(1)-E.II(B)/75-Pt. I, dated 4-9-1975 as amended by O.M., dated 2-12-1975 and 24-3-1976]
Period for which payable
Pay Range
Rate of additional dearness allowance p.m.
1-10-1974 to

31-10-1974

Up to Rs. 300 3.5% of pay subject to a minimum of Rs. 7 and a maximum of Rs. 10.
Above Rs. 300 and up to Rs.900 2.5% of pay subject to a minimum of Rs. 10 and a maximum of Rs. 20.
Above Rs. 900 and up to Rs.920 Amount by which pay falls short of Rs. 920.
1-11-1974 to

30-11-1974

Up to Rs. 300 7% of pay subject to a minimum of Rs. 14 and a maximum of Rs. 20.
Above Rs. 300 and up to Rs.1,600 5% of pay subject to a minimum of Rs. 20 and a maximum of Rs. 40.
Above Rs.1,600 and up to Rs.1,640 Amount by which pay falls short of Rs. 1,640.
1-12-1974 to

31-1-1975

Up to Rs. 300 10.5% of pay subject to a minimum of Rs. 21 and a maximum of Rs. 30.
Above Rs. 300 and up to Rs.2,250 7.5% of pay subject to a minimum of Rs. 30 and a maximum of Rs. 60 and further subject to marginal adjustments in all cases including
at higher pay ranges so that pay plus total dearness allowance (including the additional dearness allowance payable under
these orders) does not exceed Rs.2,400.
1-2-1975 to

28-2-1975

Up to Rs. 300 14% of pay subject to a minimum of Rs. 28 and a maximum of Rs. 40.
Above Rs. 300 and up to Rs.900 10% of pay subject to a minimum of Rs. 40 and a maximum of Rs. 80.
Above Rs. 900 and up to Rs.920 Amount by which pay falls short of Rs. 980.
Above Rs. 920 and up to Rs.2,250. Rs. 60 subject to marginal adjustments in all cases including at higher pay ranges so that pay plus total dearness allowance
(including additional dearness allowance payable under these orders) does not exceed Rs. 2,400.
From 1-3-1975 onwards Up to Rs. 300 17.5% of pay subject to a minimum of Rs. 35 and a maximum of Rs. 50.
Above Rs. 300 and up to Rs.1,600 12.5% of pay subject to a minimum of Rs. 50 and a maximum of Rs. 100.
Above Rs. 1,600 and up to Rs.1,640. Amount by which pay falls short of Rs. 1,700.
Above Rs. 1,640 and up to Rs.2,250. Rs. 60 subject to marginal adjustments in all cases including at higher pay ranges so that pay plus total dearness allowance
(including additional dearness allowance payable under these orders) does not exceed Rs.2,400.
Note. – The payments on account of additional dearness allowance will be rounded off to the nearest 10 paise.
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