Labour Department, Government of Tripura revises the rates of Minimum Wages applicable for workmen in Tripura
The Labour Department, Government of Tripura has come out with a Notification No., F.87 (30)-LAB/ENF/MW/SHOPS/2002(A)/2752-69 dated 29th March, 2018 revising the rates of Variable Dearness Allowance payable to a person engaged in the employment of “Shops and Establishments” in Tripura on the basis of the 6-month average of the Consumer Price Index (“CPI”) for a period ending on December, 31, 2017. The Average Rate of CPI has changed from 4604 to 4517.17. The revised rates of minimum wage payable to a worker are enumerated below:
|Average increase of CPI||Category of workers||Minimum Basic Wages (per month)||Previous VDA||Present VDA||Total minimum rates of wages|
The revised rates of minimum wages are applicable from April 1, 2018.
Source: Labour Department, Government of Tripura (Attached)