Revised rates of VDA for employees employed in Watch and Ward Duties with and without Arms w.e.f. 01st April, 2022 – In supersession to CLC order dated 31.03.2022

Revised rates of VDA for employees employed in Watch and Ward Duties with and without Arms w.e.f. 01st April, 2022 – In supersession to CLC order dated 31.03.2022

Revised rates of VDA for employees employed in Watch and Ward Duties with and without Arms w.e.f. 01st April, 2022 – In supersession to CLC order dated 31.03.2022

File No.1 4(6)/ 2022-LS-II
Government of India
Ministry of Labour & Employment
Office of the Chief Labour Commissioner(C)
New Delhi

 Dated: 29/07/2022

O R D E R

In supersession to this office order of even reference dated 31st March 2022 and in exercise of the powers conferred by the Central Government vide Notification No.S.0.191(E) dated 19th January, 2017 of the Ministry of Labour & Employment the undersigned hereby revise the rates of Variable Dearness Allowance on the basis of the average Consumer Price Index for Industrial workers reaching 357.65 from 345.22 as on 31.12.2021 (Base Year 2016-100) and thereby resulting in an increase of 12.43 points. The revised Variable Dearness Allowance as under shall be payable from 01.04.2022:-

I. RATES OF V.D.A. for employees employed in WATCH & WARD (without arms)shall be as under:-

AREARATES OF V.D.A. PER DAY (in Rs.)
A209
B191
C162
AREARATES OF WAGES PLUS V.D. A. PER DAY
Basic(Rs.)V.D.A(Rs.).Total (Rs.)
A637 +209 =846
B579 +191 =770
c494 +162 =656

II. RATES OF V.D.A. for employees employed in WATCH AND WARD (with arms)shall be as under:-

AREARATES OF V.D.A. PER DAY (in Rs.)
A226
B209
c191

Therefore, the minimum rates of wages showing the basic rates and Variable Dearness Allowance payable w.e.f. 01.04.2022 to employees employed in WATCH AND WARD (with arms) shall be as under:-

AREARATES OF WAGES PLUS V.D. A. PER DAY
Basic(Rs.)V.D.A(Rs.).Total (Rs.)

(Rs.)

A693 +226 =919
B637 +209 =846
c579 +191 =770

The VDA has been rounded off to the next higher rupee as per the decision of the Minimum Wages Advisory Board.

The classification of workers under different categories will be same as in Part-I of the notification, whereas classification of cities will be same as in the Part-II of the notification dated 19th January, 20 17. The present classification of cities into areas A, 8 & C is enclosed at Annexure I for ready reference.

(S.C.Joshi)
Chief Labour Commissioner(C)

View more:

  1. Rates of VDA for employees employed in Stone Mines w.e.f. 01st April, 2022 – In supersession to CLC order dated 31.03.2022
  2. Revised rates of VDA for employees employed in Sweeping and Cleaning w.e.f. 01st April, 2022 – In supersession to CLC order dated 31.03.2022
  3. Revised rates of VDA for Loading and unloading Workers of Railways, Docks, Ports etc w.e.f. 01st April, 2022 – In supersession to CLC order dated 31.03.2022
  4. Revised rates of VDA for employees employed as Construction & Maintenance Workers w.e.f 1st Apr 2022 – In supersession to CLC order dated 31.03.2022
  5. Revised rates of VDA for employees employed as Mines Worker w.e.f 1st Apr 2022 – In supersession to CLC order dated 31.03.2022
  6. Revised rates of VDA for employees employed as Agriculture Worker w.e.f 1st Apr 2022 – In supersession to CLC order dated 31.03.2022

revised-rates-of-vda-for-employees-employed-in-watch-and-ward-duties-with-and-without-arms-w-e-f-01st-april-2022

Source: Click to view/download PDF

COMMENTS (2)