RATES OF ADDITIONAL DEARNESS ALLOWANCES FROM 1-12-1978

Rates of Additional Dearness Allowances from 1-12-1978

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. 13017/1/79-E.II(B), DATED 9-4-1979 as amended by O.M. dated 3-5-1979]
Period for which payable
Pay Range
Rate of additional dearness allowance per mensem
1-12-1978 to Up to Rs. 300 25.5% of pay subject to a minimum of Rs. 35 plus 8% of pay and a maximum of Rs. 74.
Above Rs. 300 and up to

Rs. 400
Rs. 62 plus 4% of pay.
Above Rs. 400 and up to

Rs. 800
18.5% of pay subject to a minimum of 15.5% of pay plus Rs. 16 and a maximum of Rs. 148.
Above Rs. 800 and up to

Rs. 900
Rs. 100 plus 6% of pay.
Above Rs. 900 and up to Rs. 1,000 Rs. 127 plus 3% of pay subject to a maximum of Rs. 157.
Above Rs. 1000 and up to Rs. 1,030 Amount by which pay falls short of Rs. 1,157.
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The President is also pleased to decide that in partial modification of MoF O.M. No. 13017/1/E.II (B)/75, dated 31-1-1975, the dearness allowance and
additional dearness allowance payable to employees getting pay above Rs. 1,030 per mensem will be regulated as follows with effect from 1st
December, 1978 :-

[G.I., M.F., O.M. No. 13017/1/79-E.II(B), DATED 9-4-1979 as amended by O.M. dated 3-5-1979]
Period for which payable
Pay Range
Rate of additional dearness allowance per mensem
1-12-1978 to Rs. 1,031 to 2,450 Rs. 370 subject to the provision that pay together with dearness allowance and additional dearness allowance will not exceed Rs. 2,750.
Rs. 2,451 to 2,500 Rs. 300
Rs. 2,501 to 2,599 The amount by which pay falls short of Rs. 2,750, plus Rs. 50.
Rs. 2,600 to 2,650 Rs. 200.
Rs. 2,651 and above Rs. 150.
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