Seven percent DA from January 2018
ALL India Consumer Price Index Numbers for Industrial Workers – CPI(IW) for November 2017 Increased by one point from 287 points to 288 points.
The DA as on November 2017 is 7.21 %. The Consumer Price Index Numbers for December is expected on Wednesday 31st January 2018, even if the CPI reduces or increase by 5 points , the DA for the January 2018 will remain at 7% . That means increase of 2% DA is assured.
Source : karnatakacoc.blogspot.in