In a big relief to the railway employees, the Central government is considering changing the rules of Night Duty Allowance. Changes in the rules will benefit railway employees working at night. The rules are related to preventing night duty allowance for railway employees whose basic salary is more than Rs 43,600.
How is night allowance calculated?
Night Duty Allowance – Weightage of 10 minutes for every hour of duty performed between 22:00 Hrs and 06:00 Hrs will be taken for calculation of payment of NDA. The General Managers/CAOs, All Indian Railways & Production Units.
What is the night duty allowance for ALP?
Night Duty Allowance (NDA)
1.7.2013 से लागू रात्री-कालीन डयूटी भत्ते की दरें! Rates of Night Duty Allowance (NDA) with effect from 01.07.2013
(i)4200, 4600, 4800 (ii)GP below 4200, but drawing Pay in pay band Rs. 7440 and above
Rs. 1600 + DA
Rs. 800 + DA
GP below 4200 and Pay in Pay Band 7440
Rs. 600 + DA
Rs. 400 + DA
Is night duty allowance taxable?
DA paid to employees is fully taxable with salary. All other employees have to pay tax on it. Overtime Allowance: Employers may provide an overtime allowance to employees working over and above the regular work hours. This is called overtime and any allowance received for this is fully taxable.
What time does night shift allowance start?
Penalty Rates for Shift Work and Weekend Work Afternoon shift commencing at 10 a.m. and before 1 p.m. – 10 per cent. Afternoon shift commencing at 1 p.m. and before 4 p.m. – 12½ per cent. Night shift commencing at 4 p.m. and before 4 a.m. – 15 per cent. Night Shift commencing at 4 a.m. and before 6 a.m. – 10 per cent.
What is the night shift allowance in Accenture?
In Accenture the night shift allowance is approx. Rs. 350….Night Shift Allowance Policy in IT Companies.
Shift A (Morning or Early Bird Shift)
6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Shift B (Afternoon Shift)
2:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m.
What is the rule of transport allowance?
In the case of an employee who is blind, or deaf and dumb, or orthopedically handicapped, with a disability of lower extremities can claim transport allowance, to meet expenditure on commuting between residence and the place of duty. The benefit is up to Rs. 3,200 per month.
What is DA and TA in salary?
The full form TA is Travelling Allowance and DA is Dearness Allowance.
Which cash allowance is tax free?
Cash Allowance Cash allowance for expenditure like marriage allowance, holiday allowance and other similar allowances provided by employer, it is fully taxable in the hands of employees.
What is night duty allowance in Indian Railways?
Night Duty Allowance (NDA) is granted to certain specified categories of Non-gazetted Railway employees for actual duty performed between 22 hours and 6 hours. Rates are modified each time DA is modified.
When does night duty allowance come into effect?
Rates of Night Duty Allowance (NDA) with effect from 01.07.2013 Rates of NDA for ‘Intensive’, ‘Continuous’ and ‘Excluded’ categories and workshop staff. Rates of NDA for Essentially Intermittent category of staff.
Is there revision of Night Duty Allowance rates in 7th CPC?
Railway Board issued for revision of Night Duty Allowance Rates in 7th CPC with effect from 1.7.2017. The Hourly rate of NDA has been revised as per 7th CPC Pay and method of Calculation of Night Duty Allowance also provided in this Order.