Aam Aadmi Party had announced dearness allowance for all MCD employees from April 1. The government’s proposal on raising the minimum wage will be put up for approval in the next meeting of the MCD House. The MCD official said that the accumulated dearness allowance for the corporation employees will be released after the approval of the House. According to the agenda of the MCD House meeting, the minimum wages for clerical and supervisory employees will also be increased.
According to the proposal, the minimum wage will be increased to Rs 18,993 for non-matric pass employees, Rs 20,902 for matric pass but not graduated and Rs 22,744 for graduate and above employees. The dearness allowance for these employees will be Rs 494, Rs 546 and Rs 598 per month respectively.