GOI-Minimum Wages



The Minimum Rates of Wages
Government of India
Ministry of Labour & Employment
Office of the Chief Labour Commissioner(C)
New Delhi

Dated: 08/ 5/ 2020

ORDER

in exercise of the powers conferred by Central Govemment vide Notification No. S.O. 186(E) dated 19th January, 2O17 of the Ministry of Labour and Employment the undersigned hereby revise the rates of Variable Dearness Allowance for the employees employed in Agriculture w.e.f. 01.04.2020 on the basis of the average Consumer Price Index for Industrial workers reaching 324 from 310.83 as on 31.12.2019 (Base 2001-1OO) and thereby resulting in an increase of 13.17 points. The revised Variable Dearness Allowance as under shall be payable from 01.04.2020:-

Category of worker

Rates of V.D.A. Area wise per day (in Rupees)
  A B C
Unskilled 67 62 62
Semi- Skilled/ Unskilled Supervisory 74 67 62
Skilled/Clerical 80 74 67
Highly Skilled 88 82 74

Therefore, the minimum rates of Wages including the basic rates and Variable Dearness Allowance payable w.e.f. 01-04-2020 to the employees working in Agriculture shall be as Under:

Category of worker

Rates of wages including V.D.A. Area wise per day

(in Rupees)

 

A

B

C

Unskilled

333+67=400

303+62=365

300+62=362

Semi-

Skilled/Unskilled

Supervisory

364+74=438

335+67=402

307+62=369

Skilled /Clerical

395+80=475

364+74=438

334+67=401

Highly Skilled

438+88=516

407+82=489

364+74=438

The VDA has been rounded  off to the  next higher  rupee ae 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.

As per list attached.

(RAJAN VERMA)CHIEF LABOUR COMMISSIONER(C)

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File NO.1/VDA(2)/ 2020-LS-II

Government of India Ministry of Labour & Employment

Office of the Chief Labour Commissioner(C)

New Delhi

Dated: 08 /5/2020                                                   

ORDER

In exercise of the powers conferred by Central Government vide Notihcation No. S.O.2413(E) dated 28th july, 2Ol7 of the Ministry of Labour and Employment the undersigned, hereby revise the rates  of Variable Dearness Allowance on the basis of the average consumer price index number for the preceding period of six months ending on 31.12.2019 reaching 324 from 310.83 (base 2001 = 100) and thereby resulting in an increase of 13.17 points for Industrlal Workers as under. This order shall come into force w.e.f. 01.O4.2O2O.

Rates of Variable Dearness Allowance for employees employed in employments in Gypsum Mines, Barytes Mines, Bauxite Mines, Manganese Mines, China Clay Mines, Kyanite Mines, Copper Mines, Clay Mines, Magnesite Mines, White Clay Mines, Stone Mines, Steatite Mines (lncluding the mines producing Soap Stones and Talc), Ochre Mines, Asbestos Mines, Fire Clay Mines, Chromite Mines, Quartzite Mines, Quartz Mlnes, Silica Mines, Graphite Mines, Felspar Mines, Laterite Mines, Dolomite Mines, Red Oxide Mines, Wolfram Mines Iron Ore Mines, granite Mines Rock Phosphate Mines, Hematite Mines, Marble and Calcite Mines, Uranium Mines, Mica mines,lignite mines,gravel mines,slate mines,andmagnetite mines.

Category of worker Rates of V.D.A. (in Rs.) per day
  For work above ground For work below ground
Unskilled 70 88
Semi-Skilled/ Unskilled
Supervisory
88 106
Skilled/ Clerical  106 123
Highly Skilled 123 136

Therefore the minimum rates of wages showing the basic rates and Variable Dearness Allowance Payable w.e.f. 01.04.2020 will be as under:- 

Category of worker Rates of wages including V.D.A. (in Rs.) per day
  For work above ground For work below ground
Unskilled 350+70=420 437+88=525
Semi-Skilled/Unskilled Supervisory 437+88=525 523+106=629
Skilled / Clerical 523+106=629 610+123=733
Highly   Skilled 610+123=733 683+136=819

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 19'* January, 2017. The  present  classification of cities  into areas A, B & C is enclosed at Annexure I for ready reference.

As per list attached.

(RAJAN VERMA} CHIEF LABOUR COMMISSIONER(C)

As per list attached

 

File No.1/VDA(3)/2020-LS-II

Government of India Ministry of Labour& Employment

Office of the Chief Labour Commissioner(C) New Delhi

ORDER

Dated:    06/ 5/2020

In exercise of the powers conferred by Central Government vide Notification No. S.O. 188(E) dated 19th January, 2017 of the Ministry  of  Labour  and Employment the undersigned, hereby revise the rates  of  Variable  Dearnese Allowance on the basis of the average consumer price index number for  the  preceding period of six months ending on 31.12.2019 reaching 324  from  310.83 (base 2001 = 100) and thereby resulting in an  increase  of  13.17  points  for Industrial Workers as under. This order shall come into force w.e.f. 01.04.2020

The rates of Variable Dearness Allowance for employees employed: in CONSTRUCTION OR MAINTENANCE OF ROADS OR RUNWAYS OR IN BUILDING OPERATIONS INCLUDING LAYING DOWN UNDER GROUND ELECTRIC, WIRELESS, RADIO, TELEVISION, TELEPHONE,TELEGRAPH AND OVERSEAS COMMUNICATION CABLES AND SIMILAR OTHER UNDERGROUND CABLING WORK, ELECTRIC LINES, WATER SUPPLY LINES AND SEWERAGE PIPE LINES.

Category of worker Rates of V.D.A. Area wise per day (IN RUPEES)
  A B C
Unskilled 106 88 70
Semi- Skilled/ Unskilled Supervisory 116 99 82
Skilled/Clerical 127 116 99
Highly Skilled 138 127 116

Therefore the minimum rates of wages showing the basic rates and Variable Dearness Allowance payable w.e.f. 01.04.2020 will be as under :-

Category of worker

Rates of wages including V.D.A. per day

(in Rupees)

 

A Area

B Area

C Area

Unskilled

523+106=629

437+88=525

350+70=420

Semi- Skilled/Unskilled Supervisory

579+ 116=695

494+99=593

410+82=492

Skilled/ Clerical

637+127=764

579+116=695

494+99=593

Highly Skilled

693+138=831

637+127=764

579+116=695

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-1 of the notification,  whereas classification of cities will  be same as in  the Part- II of the notification dated 19thJanuary, 2017. The  present  classification of  cities into areas A, B & C is enclosed at Annexure I for ready reference.

As per list attached

(RAJAN VERMA)CHIEF LABOUR COMMISSIONER(C)

File No1/VDA(7)/2020-LS-II

GOVERNAMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF LABOUR & EMPLOYMENT  OFFICE OF THE CHIEF LABOUR COMMISSIONER(C) New Delhi

Dated: 08 /05/2020

ORDER

In exercise of the powers conferred by the Central Government Vide Notification No.S.O.189(E) dated 19thJanuary, 2017 of the Ministry of Labour & Employment, the undersigned hereby revise the  rates  of  Variable  Dearness Allowance on the basis average consumer price index number for  the  preceding period of six month ending on 31.12.2019 reaching 324 from 310.83 (Base 2001 -100) and thereby resulting in an increase of 13.17  points for Industrial workers and direct that this order shall come into force w.e.f. 01.04.2020

RATES OF V.D.A.FOR EMPLOYEES EMPLOYED IN “STONE MINES" shall be as under:-

Item of work Rates of Variable Dearness Allowance as on 01-04-2020
Excavation & removal of over burden with 50 meters lead/ 1.5 meters lift.  
(i) Soft Soil RS 73
(ii) Soft Soil with rock RS 106
(ii) Rock RS 141
2. Removal and stacking of rejected stones with 50 metres lead/ 1.5 Metres lift. RS 57
3. Stone breaking or Stone Crushing for the Stone size of:-  
1.0 inch to 1.5 inches RS 429
Above 1.5 inches to 3.0 inches RS 364
Above 3.O inches to 5.0 inches RS 217
Above 5.0 inches RS 178

Therefore, the minimum piece rate wages showing the basic and Variable Dearness Allowance payable w.e.f. 01.04.2020 to the employees employed in Stone Mines shall be as under:

Category Basic Wages VDA Total
1. Excavation & removal of over burden with 50 meters Lead/ 1.5 Meters lift. *      
(i) Soft Soil Rs.351 + Rs.73 = RS424
(ii) Soft Soil with rock Rs.531  + Rs.106 = Rs.637
(iii) Rock Rs.703  + Rs.141 = Rs.844
2. Removal and stacking of rejected stones with 5O meters lead/ 1.5 meters lift. * Rs286 + Rs57 = RS340
3. Stone Breaking or Stone Crushing for stone size of category       
  Basic Wages VDA Total
(i) 1.O inch to 1.5 inches RS2171 + RS429 = 2600
(ii) Above 1.5 inches to 3.0 inches RS1857 + RS367 = 2224
(iii) Above 3.0 inches to 5.0 inches RS1088 + RS217 = 1305
(iv) Above 5.0 inches RS893 + RS178 = 1071

The  workers  employed  on  minimum   guaranteed   time  rate  of  wages  per  day  shall  be entitled to time  rate  of  minimum  wages  plus  special  allowance,  if  any,  for unskilled  category  of  above  ground  workers  revised  from  time  to  time  by  the Central Government in respect of scheduled employment in stone mines.

  • Per 2.831 cube meters { 100 cubic feet}

Per truck load of 5.662 cubic meters (200 cubic feet)

(RAMAN VERMA) CHIEF LABOUR  COMMISSIONER (C)

As per List attached

File No1/VDA(5)/2020-LS-II

Government of India Ministry of Labours EmploymenT Office of the Chief Labour Commissioner(C)

Dated: 0/05/2020

O  R D  E R

In exercise of the powers conferred by the Central Government Vide Notification No. S.O.190(E) dated 19th January, 2017 of the Ministry of Labour & Employment, the undersigned hereby revise the rates  of  Variable  Dearness Allowance on the basis of the average consumer price index number  for  the preceding period of six month ending on 31.12.2019 reaching  324  from  310.83 (Base 2001-100) and thereby resulting in an increase of 13.17 points for Industrial workers and direct that this order shall come into force w.e.f. 01.04.2020.

RATES OF V.D.A.FOR EMPLOYEES EMPLOYED IN "Employrment of Sweeping and Cleaning excluding activities prohibited under the Employment of Manual Scavengers and Construction of Dry Latrines (Prohibition) Act, 1993".

AREA RATES OF V.D.A. PER DAY (in Rs.)
A 106
B 88
C 70

Therefore, the minimum rates of wages showing the basic rates and Variable Dearness Allowance payable w.e.f 01.04.2020 shall be as under:-

AREA RATES OF WAGES PLUS V.D.A PER DAY
  Basic Wages(Rs) VDA(Rs) Total(Rs)
A 523 + 106 = 629
B 437 + 88 = 525
C 350 + 70 = 420

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 1 for ready reference.

(RAMAN VERMA) CHIEF LABOUR  COMMISSIONER (C)

As per list attached

 

File No.1 /VDA(6) / 2020-LS-II

Government of India Ministry of Labours Employment

Office of the Chief Labour Corrimissioner(C)

New Delhi

Dated: 08/05/ 2020

O R D E R

In exercise of the powers conferred by the Central Government Vide Notification No.S.O.191(E) dated 19th January, 2017 of the Ministry of Labour & Employment, the undersigned hereby revise the rates of Variable Dearness Allowance on the basis average consumer price index number for the preceding period of six month ending on 31.12.2019 reaching 324 from 310.83 (Base 2001 -100} and thereby resulting in an increase of 13.17  points for Industrial workers and direct that this order shall come into force w.e.f. 01.04.2020.

AREA                                              

RATES OF V.D.A. PER DAY(in Rs)

A

127

B

116

C

99

Therefore, the minimum rates of wages showing the basic rates and Variable Dearness Allowance payable w.e.f 01.04.2020 to employees employed in WATCH AND WARD (without arms) shall be as under:-

AREA

RATES OF WAGES PLUS V.D.A PER DAY

 

  Basic  Wages(Rs) VDA (Rs) Total (Rs)
A 637 + 127 = 764
B 579 + 116 = 695
C 494 + 99 = 593

II. RATES OF V. D.A.FOR EMPLOYEES EMPLOYED IN WATCH AND WORD (with arms) shall be as under

AREA

RATES OF V.D.A. PER DAY (in Rs).

A

138

B

127

C

116

 Therefore, the minimum rates of wages showing the basic rates and Variable Dearness Allowance payable w.e.f. 01.04.2020 to employees employed in WATCH AND WARD (with arms) shall be as under:-

AREA RATES OF WAGES PLUS V.D.A PER DAY
  Basic  Wages (Rs) VDA (Rs) Total(Rs)
A 693 + 138 = 831
B 637 + 127 = 764
C 579 + 116 = 695

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-l of the notification,  whereas classification of cities will be same as in  the  Part-  lI 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.

(RAJAN VERMA) CHIEF LABOUR COMMISSIONER(C)

As per list attached

File No1/VDA(4)/2020-LS-II

Government of India ministry of Labour& Employment Office of the chief Lbour Commissioner (c)

NEW DELHI

Dated:  06/05/2020

ORDER

In Exercise of the powers conferred by Central Government vide Notification No. S.O. 192(E), dated 19th January, 2017, of the Ministry  of  Labour  & Employment the undersigned, hereby revise the rates  of  Variable  Dearness Allowance on the basis of the Average Consumer Price Index number for the preceding period of six months ending on 31.12.2019 reaching 324 from 310.83  ( Base: 2001 - 100) and thereby resulting in an  increase  of  13.17  points  for Industrial workers and direct that this  order  shall  come  into  force  w.e.f. 01.04.2020.

RATES OF V.D.A. FOR EMPLOYEES EMPLOYED IN LOADING AND UNLOADING IN (1)GOODS SHEDS, PARCEL OFFICES OF RAILWAYS,(ii) OTHER GOODS-SHEDS, GODOWNS, WAREHOUSES AND OTHER SIMILAR EMPLOYMENTS (iii) DOCKS AND PORTS, AND (iv) PASSENGERS GOODS AND CARGO CARRIED OUTAT AIRPORTS( BOTH INTERNATIONAL ANDDOMESTIC) 

Therefore, the minimum rates of wages including the basic rates and Variable Deamess Allowance payable w.e.t. OI.O4.2O2O to the employees shall be as under:-

AREA RATES OF V.D.A. PER DAY (IN RS.)
'A' 106
'B' 88
'C' 70

Therefore the minimum rates of wages showing the basic rates and variable Dearness Allowance payable w.e.f. 01.04.2020 shall be as under:-

AREA RATES OF WAGES PLUS V.D. A. PER DAY
  Basic  Wages (RS) VDA (RS) Total(RS)
'A' 523 + 106 = 629
'B' 437 + 88 = 525
'C' 350 + 70 = 42the

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- 11 of the notification dated 19thJanuary, 2017. The present  classification  of  cities into areas A, B & C is enclosed at Annexure I for ready reference.

(RAJAN VERMA) CHIEF LABOUR COMMiSSIONER(C)

As per list attached

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