Revised Rate of Minimum Wages & Variable DA from 1.10.2017 for Industrial Workers employed in Sweeping and Cleaning

Revised Rate of Minimum Wages & Variable DA from 1.10.2017 for Industrial Workers employed in Sweeping and Cleaning

Revised Rate of Minimum Wages & Variable DA from 1.10.2017 for Industrial Workers employed in Sweeping and Cleaning
No.1/13(5)/2017-LS-II

Government of India

Ministry of Labour & Employment

Office of the Chief Labour Commissioner (C)
New Delhi Dated: 6/10/2017

ORDER

In exercise of the powers conferred by the Central Government Vide
Notification No. 5.0.190(E) dated 19th January, 2017 of the Ministry of
Labour & Employment, the undersigned hereby declares that there shall
be no increase in Variable Dearness Allowance for the period of
1.10.2017-31.3.2018 due to decrease in the average Consumer Price Index for
the period January, 2017 to June, 2017 for the workers employed in Industrial Workers and thereby resulting in the VDA
remaining the same as it was during the period of 1.4.2017 to 30.9.2017.
This order shall come into force w.e.f. 01.10.2017.

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RATES OF V.D.A. FOR EMPLOYEES EMPLOYED IN

“Employment of Sweeping and Cleaning excluding activities prohibited
under the Employment of Manual Scavengers and Construction of Dry
Latrines (Prohibition) Act, 1993”.





Therefore, the minimum rates of wages including the basic rates and
Variable Dearness Allowance payable w.e.f. 01.10.2017 to the employees
would be same as under:-

AREA
RATES OF WAGES PLUS V.D.A PER DAY
Basic Wages

(Rs.)
V.D.A

(Rs.)
Total

(Rs.)
A 523 + 13 = 536
B 437 + 11 = 448
C 350 + 9 = 359

The VDA has been rounded off to the next higher rupee as per the decision
of the Minimum Wages Advisory Board.

The classification of workers under different categories will be same as in
Part-I of the notification, whereas classification of cities will be same
as in the Part-II of the notification dated 19th January, 2017. The present
classification of cities into areas A, B & C is enclosed at Annexure I
for ready reference.

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(A.K.Nayak)

CHIEF LABOUR COMMISSIONER(C)

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