Delhi Labour Department proposes fresh notification for minimum wage rates upon direction of the apex court; invites comments within 11 January, 2019
Subsequent to the directions of Hon’ble Supreme Court of India in SLPNo.26185-26228/2018, GNCT of Delhi vs Flt.Lt. Rajan Dhall Charitable Trust and Others, a Price Collection Committee of 4 members was formed, which conducted a market survey on 10th November,2018. Subsequent to such survey, and upon considering the average prices of various food items and other components like housing, light and fuel and Education/Social obligation etc., the committee has proposed appropriate minimum wage rates for workers in scheduled employments in Delhi.
The proposed minimum wage rates have been uploaded on the website of the Labour Department, Delhi. Comments and suggestions are invited on the proposed rates, within 11, January, 2019.
The suggestions/comments can be sent through email to email@example.com or can be sent by post to Office Of The Labour Commissioner Government Of N.C.T. Of Delhi ;5, Sham Nath Marg, Delhi – 110054.