IDA for PSU Employees from October 2017 for 1997 Pay Revision

F. No. W-02/0004/2014-DPE (WC)-GL-XXII/17
Government of India
Ministry of Heavy Industries & Public Enterprises
Department of Public Enterprises

Public Enterprises BhawanBlock 14,
CGO Complex,Lodi Road,
New Delhi-ll 0003
Dated: 5 October, 2017


Subject:- Board level posts and below Board level posts including Non-unionised supervisors in Central Public Sector Enterprises (CPSEs)- Revision of scales of pay w.e.f. 01.01.1997 – Payment of IDA at revised rates regarding.

In modification of this Department’s O.M. of even No. dated 04.07.2017, the rate of DA payable to the executives of CPSEs (1997 pay revision) is as follows:

a) Date from which payable: 01.10.2017
b) Average AICPI (1960-100) for the quarter June 2017 – August 2017

June, 2017


July, 2017

August, 2017


Average of the quarter


c) Link Point : 1708 (as on 01.01.1997)
d) Increase over link point: 4760 (6468-1708)
e) Revised DA Rate w.e.f. 01.10.2017: 278.7% [(4760-1708) x 100]

2. These rates are applicable in the case of IDA employees, whose pay have been revised with effect from 01.01.1997 as per DPE O.M. dated 25.06. 1999.
3. All Administrative Ministries/Departments of the Government of India are requested to bring the foregoing to the notice of the CPSEs under their administrative control for necessary action at their end.


(Samsul Haque)Under Secretary

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