Special Allowance and Minimum Wages payable in Dadra and Nagar Haveli

Jun 20, 2018 | by Avantis RegTech Legal Research Team


The Dadra and Nagar Haveli Labour Department vide Circular No. LEO/MWA/SA/565/2018 dated May 09, 2018 has declared Special Allowance under the Minimum Wages Act, 1948 for Dadra and Nagar Haveli for the period April 01, 2018 to September 30, 2018.

In addition to the Basic Pay fixed by the Administration of D&NH in respect of scheduled employments under the Minimum Wages Act, 1948 vide Notification No. LEO/MW/DN1-1/ 1091/2015 dated August 18, 2015; the daily rate of special allowance payable on the basis of cost of living index number is hereby increased at the rate of Rs. 6.60/- for a period from April 01, 2018 to September 30, 2018. Hence, considering the earlier daily rate of special allowance, the total rate of daily special allowance, payable is as under:

Scheduled Employments

Daily Rate of Special Allowance

Every employment in the schedule to the Minimum Wages Act, 1948 (as specified in Notification dated August 18, 2015)

Rs. 26.10/-

 

Thus, the minimum rates of wages payable in respect of scheduled employment under the Minimum Wages Act, 1948 in the Union Territory of Dadra and Nagar Haveli payable per day for the period of April 01, 2018 to September 30, 2018 are:

Category

Basic Pay

Special Allowance

Total

Skilled

284

26.1

310.1

Semi Skilled

276

26.1

302.1

Unskilled

268

26.1

294.1

 

NOTE:

(1)               For monthly wages multiply with 26 days.

(2)               The effective date of this order is April 01, 2018.

The industrial establishments/employers shall invariably ensure that they pay arrears to their employees/ workers with effect from April 01, 2018.

[Circular No. LEO/MWA/SA/565/2018]

URL: http://dnh.nic.in/Departments/Labour.aspx


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