West Bengal Labour Department fixes the minimum rates of wages for employment in shops and establishments from a period of 1st July 2019 to 31st December 2019
The Office of the Labor Commissioner of West Bengal (“Office”), through a Circular No. 218/703/Stat/2RW/29/2016/LCS/JLC dated 24th June 2019 has fixed the minimum rates of wages in the employment of Establishments as defined under the Shops and Establishments Act, 1963 in the State of West Bengal.
The following will be the minimum rates of wages in Establishments from a period of 1st July 2019 to 31st December 2019.
|CATEGORIES OF EMPLOYEES||Monthly Minimum Rates of Wages|
|Zone A||Zone B|
|Unskilled||Rs 8177.00||Rs 7176.00|
|Semi-Skilled||Rs 8996.00||Rs 7891.00|
|Skilled||Rs 9895.00||Rs 8681.00|
|Highly-Skilled||Rs 10884.00||Rs 9551.00|
Source: Office of the Labor Commissioner of West Bengal