Revised Compensation for Full-Time Casual Laborers in Puducherry

The Finance Department of Puducherry has announced revisions in the wages of full-time casual laborers (FTCL) across various government departments. This adjustment, effective January 1, 2024, comes in the wake of the Dearness Allowance hike, which rose from 46% to 50% for regular government employees as per the 7th Central Pay Commission recommendations. The decision ensures equitable treatment and fair compensation for FTCLs in alignment with the increased cost of living. For a detailed breakdown of the revised compensation, please refer to the Annexure accompanying this announcement. This notification was published on 13/05/2024.