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Governor, Himachal Pradesh revises minimum rates of wages in respect of unskilled category of workers in the scheduled employment of agriculture from 1/4/2023


Contents News/Article Date: 7th July  2023

Relating to which Act: The Minimum Wages Act 1948         

Applicable to which State: Himachal Pradesh     

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: Government of Himachal Pradesh, Department of Labour & Employment, Notification No. Shram (A) – 4 –  2 – 2018 – P II dated 7th July 2023 issued by Secretary (Lab & Emp) to the Government of Himachal Pradesh

Pertains to: Workers in the scheduled employment

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And in this instance: Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (2) of section 5 of the Act ibid, the Governor, Himachal Pradesh is pleased to revise the minimum wages of the unskilled workers working in the above mentioned scheduled employment Rs. 375 per day or Rs. 11,250 per month w.e.f. 01-04-2023.

Subject: Governor, Himachal Pradesh revises minimum rates of wages in respect of unskilled category of workers in the Scheduled employment of “Agriculture” may be revised with effect from 01-04-2023;

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