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SSC EXAMS: CITIES CLASSIFICATION FOR HRA

CITIES CLASSIFICATION FOR HRA

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House Rent Allowance (HRA) for the Central Government Employees is paid according to category of the city/place shown in the following table.

NOTE-I: CITIES/PLACES CLASSIFIED AS ‘Z’: The remaining cities/towns in various States/UTs which are not covered by classification as ‘X’ or ‘Y’, are classified as ‘Z’ for the purpose of HRA.

NOTE-II: * Only for the purpose of extending HRA on the basis of dependency.

NOTE-III: Rates of HRA: Class X = 24; Class Y: 16%; Class Z: 8%. These rates will apply w.e.f. 01.07.2017.

NOTE-IV: In Faridabad, Gurgaon, Gaziabad and Noida the HRA is 24%.

NOTE-V: The rates of HRA will not be less than Rs.5400/-, 3600/- & 1800/- at X, Y & Z class cities/towns respectively.

CITIES/TOWNS CLASSIFIED FOR HRA FOR CENTRAL GOVT EMPLOYEES CURRENTLY
S.NO. STATES/UNION TERRITORIES CITIES CLASSIFIED AS ‘X’ CITIES CLASSIFIED AS ‘Y’
1 Andaman & Nicobar Islands NIL NIL
2 Andhra Pradesh/Telangana Hyderabad Vijayawada, Warangal, Greater Visakhapatna  (Municipal Corporation), Guntu , Aellore
3 Arunchal Pradesh NIL NIL
4 Asaam NIL Guwahati
5 Bihar NIL Patna
6 Chandigarh NIL Chandigarh
7 Chhattisgarh NIL Durg-Bhilai Nagar, Raipur
8 Dadra & Nagar Haveli NIL NIL
9 Daman & Diu NIL NIL
10 Delhi Delhi NIL
11 Goa NIL NIL
12 Gujrat Ahmadabad Rajkot, Jamnagar, Bhavnagar, Vadodara, Surat
13 Haryana NIL Faridabad* (Municipal Corporation), Gurgaon*
14 Himachal Pradesh NIL NIL
15 Jammu & Kashmir NIL Srinagar, Jammu
16 Jharkhand NIL Jamshedpur , Dhanbad , Ranchi , Bokaro Steel City
17 Karnataka Bengalore/Bengalur Belgaum, Hubli-Dharwad (Municipal Corporation), Mangalore, Mysore, Gulbarga
18 Kerala NIL Kozhikode, Kochi, Thiruvanathapuram, Thrissur, Malappuram, Kannur, Kollam
19 Lakshadweep NIL NIL
20 Madhya Pradesh NIL Gwalior, lndore, Bhopal, Jabalpur, Ujjain (Municipal Corporation)
21 Maharashtra Greater Mumbai, Pune Amravati (Municipal Corporation), Nagpur, Aurangabad, Nashik, Bhiwandi, Sola Pur (Municipal Corporation), Kolhapur, Vasai-Virat City, Malegaon, Nanded-Waghala (Municipal Corporation), Sangli
22 Manipur NIL NIL
23 Meghalaya NIL NIL
24 Mizoram NIL NIL
25 Nagaland NIL NIL
26 Odisha NIL Cuttack, Bhubaneswar, Raurkela
27 Puducherry (Pondicherry) NIL Puducherry/Pondicherry
28 Punjab NIL Amritsar, Jalandhar, Ludhiana (Municipal Corporation)
29 Rajasthan NIL Bikaner (Municipal Corporation), Jaipur (Municipal Corporation), Jodhpur, Kota (Municipal Corporation), Ajmer
30 Sikkim NIL NIL
31 Tamil Nadu Chennai Salem, Tiruppur, Coimbatore, Tiruchirappalli, Madurai, Erode
32 Tripura NIL NIL
33 Uttar Pradesh NIL Moradabad (Municipal Corporation), Meerut, Ghaziabad*, Aligarh, Agra, Bareilly, Lucknow, Kanpur, Allahabad, Gorakhpur, Varanasi, Saharanpur (Municipal Corporation), Noida*, Firozabad, Jhansi
34 Uttarakhand NIL Dehradun
35 West Bengal Kolkata Asansol, Siliguri, Durgapur

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