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The Minimum Wages of Meghalaya with effect from April 1 2018 for various categories of workers

The Minimum Wages of Meghalaya with effect from April 1 2018 for various categories of workers

The Meghalaya government issued the Gazette notification vide No. 234 Shillong, Thursday, May 17, 2018 regarding the Meghalaya Minimum Wages with effect from 01.04.2018 and details as follows.

No.LBG.75/2012/302. – In continuation to this Department’s Notification No.LBG.75/2012/263, dated 25th May, 2017, the Governor of Meghalaya is pleased to revise the Minimum Wages in respect of the following schedule of Employments with effect from 1st April, 2018 as indicated in the table below:-

(1) Agriculture (2) Construction and maintenance of Buildings including Public Health Engineering, etc., (3) Stone crushing and breaking operations (4) Construction, Generation and Distribution of Powers, Water supply, land development excavation and reclamation, (5) Sericulture & Weaving, (6) Fruit Preservation, (7) Soil Conservation, (8) Animal Husbandry and Veterinary, (9) Forest, (10) Local Authority, (11) Public Motor Transport (12) Saw Mill, (13) Plywood Industry, (14) Motor Workshops, (15) Furniture Industry, (16) Bakery (17) Shops and Establishment, (18) Printing Press (19) Sales, Distribution and handling of petroleum products (20) Steel Fabrication and concrete products including brick making, (21) Tailoring, (22) Wax and Candle industry (23) Hotels and Restaurants (24) Mines and Minerals (25) Safai Karamcharis (26) Employment in Registered Factories not elsewhere classified (27) Employment under Government Authority (casual contingency Employee) and (28) Domestic Workers:-

Megalaya Minimum Wages with effect from 01.04.2018
Category Of Employees Basic Wages(Rs) VDA(Rs) Total Wages( Rs)
Unskilled 160 36 196
Semi Skilled 170 38 208
Skilled 180 40 220
Highly Skilled 200 44 244

The Variable Dearness Allowance has been rounded off to the next higher rupee.

This issues with the concurrence of Finance Department vide I/D No.FE.178/18, dated 7th May, 2018.

To download detail notification click below

Megalaya-Minimum-Wages-with-effect-from-01.04.2018.pdf (47 downloads)

Source: Meghalaya government

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