In a notification dated 26th May, 2017, the Labour and Welfare Department, Government of Assam has revised the existing rates of Variable Dearness Allowances (“VDA”) for Scheduled Employments effective 1st November, 2016.
The revised VDA is as follows:
|Category of Employees/ Workers||VDA per day||VDA per month|
|Unskilled workers||Rs. 2.64||Rs. 79.20|
|Semi-skilled / unskilled supervisory||Rs. 3.08||Rs. 92.40|
|Skilled workers / Clerical workers||Rs. 3.85||Rs. 115.50|
|Highly skilled workers||Rs. 4.95||Rs. 148.50|
The same is available in the Department’s website.
Source: Labour and Welfare Department, Government of Assam.