All India Consumer Price Index Number for Industrial Workers for the month of December 2012 recorded as 219 points. This is just one point rise from the AICPIN (IW) of November 2012. The percentage change in one month is 0.46 % between November and December 2012.
This time the increase is due to the price increase of the essential commodities such as Rice, Wheat Atta, Groundnut oil, Fish Fresh, Goat Meat, Poultry (Chicken), Onion, Tea (Leaf), Tea (ready made),Electricity charges, Firewood, Sweater, E.S.I. Contribution, Medicine (Allopathic), Private Tution Fees, us fare, Flower/ Flower Garlands, Tailoring Charges etc.
The largest increase of 10 points recorded in the Hubli Dharwar centre. In Quilon it was 8 points and in Mundalakkayam and Ernakulam it was 7 points. The largest decrease of 5 points in Center wise points recorded in Doom Dooma Tinsukiya centre
The declaration of AICPIN (IW) for the month of Decemeber 2012 is almost fixed the confusion about the Expected Dearness Allowance which would be declared w.e.f January 2013 as 8%. Central Government Employees may get 8% more D.A from January 2013 onwards. The present Dearness Allowance is 72% and the next D.A will be 80%.
AICPIN (IW) for Nov 2012
AICPIN (IW) for Oct 2012
AICPIN (IW) for Sept 2012