A & N Islands declare the minimum rates of wages wef 1/7/2023
Contents News/Article Date: 7th July 2023
Relating to which Act: The Minimum Wages Act 1948
Applicable to which State: Andaman and Nicobar Islands
Penalty under the Act: Section 22 of the Minimum Wages Act, 1948 an employer who fails to provide minimum rates of wages to the employees or contravenes any rule or order made under Section 13 of the Act shall be punished with imprisonment for a term which may extend to six months or fine not less than five hundred rupees or both.
Type: Andaman and Nicobar Administration, Office of the Labour Commissioner, Order No. F 16/1/MW/2019-20/LC&DET/667 dated 7th July 2023 issued by Additional Secretary Labour on behalf of Lieutenant Governor, A & N Islands
Pertains to: Andaman and Nicobar Island workers employed in the scheduled employment
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Karma Global has a system to regularly track announcement of minimum wages declared and also consumer price index and in this respect, the A & N Government has announced the Consumer Price Index (Cost of Living Index) Numbers applicable to employees for the month from October 2022 to March 2023
Karma Global will inform all its clients accordingly so that this knowledge information is known to all of them
And in this instance: The Lieutenant Government (Administrator) has revised minimum wages per day in the 6 schedules of employment covered under the Minimum Wages Act, 1948 in the Union Territory of A & N Islands on 6 monthly basis wef 1/7/2023
Subject: A & N Islands declare the minimum rates of wages wef 1/7/2023
Attached is the notification