Dearness allowance orders has been issued by the Finance Department of Andhra Pradesh on 4th July, 2012. As per the order, dearness allowance to state government employees has been revised from the existing rate of 35.952% to 41.944%. The increased rate of dearness allowance to the employees of AP now sanctioned from 1.1.2012.
The revision of dearness allowance shall also be applicable to the employees of Zilla Parishad, Mandal Parishad, Gram Panchyats, Munichipalities, Municipal Corporations, Agricultural Market Committees and Zilla Grandhalaya Samasthas, Work Charged Establishment, who are drawing pay in a regular scale of pay in the Revised Pay Scales, 2012 and to the full time contingent employees whose remuneration has been revised from Rs.3850 to Rs.6700 per month.
Teaching and Non-Teaching staff of aided institutions including aided polytechnics who are drawing pay in a regular scale of pay in the Revised Pay scales, 2010.
Teaching and Non-Teaching Staff of Universities including the Acharya N.G. Ranga Agricultural University, the Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University who are drawing pay in a regular scale of pay in the Revised Pay Scales, 2010.
Detailed order is available in the Government portal of Andhra Pradesh.