Center fixes 10k as minimum wage for contract employees

bandaruAccording to Supreme Court directions after the change of rule of 25 (2)of the Wage Act,The Centre has fixed Rs 10,000 as minimum wage for contract employees across the country.

Union Minister of State for Labour and Employment Bandaru Dattatreya said, The Centre has fixed Rs 10,000 as minimum wage for contract employees , it had increased the minimum pension to Rs 1000. The bonus has also been increased from Rs 3500 to Rs 7000. The wage coverage, too, has been increased from Rs 10000 to 21,000.