Variable Dearness Allowance: Telangana’s Latest CPI Figures

The Commissioner of Labour, Telangana, acting as the Competent Authority under the Minimum Wages Act, 1948, has released the latest average State Industrial Workers Consumer Price Index Numbers. These figures, effective from 01.04.2024 to 30.09.2024, serve as the basis for computing Variable Dearness Allowance in various Scheduled Employments across Telangana. Part-I highlights an 81-point surge from 1768 to in the Industrial Workers category, while Part-II notes a 75-point rise from 1346 to for Agricultural Workers. This announcement underscores the ongoing commitment to ensuring fair compensation aligned with economic realities, benefiting workers across designated sectors. This notification was published on 05/03/2024.