West Bengal Government specifies minimum rates of wages in the employment of Stone Breaking and Stone Crushing

Jul 06, 2019 | by Avantis RegTech Legal Research Team

The West Bengal Labour Commissioner specifies the minimum rate of wage in the employment of stone breaking and stone crushing in the State of West Bengal, which will be effective for a period from July 01, 2019 to December 31, 2019.

Categories of Employees

Monthly Minimum Rates of Wages

Zone A

Zone B


Rs. 8177.00

Rs. 7175.00


Rs. 8995.00

Rs. 7892.00


Rs. 9895.00

Rs. 8681.00

The classification of employees is as follows:

 Unskilled: Breaker, Loader, Earth-cutter, mate, Crusher-mazdoor, Trollyman and others;

 Semi-skilled: Miner, cheacker, Helper to Shet-firer, Crusher, Feeder and Engine Khalashi;

 Skilled: Blacksmith, Engine driver, Shet-firer, Mechanic and fireman.

[Circular No. 168/Stat/2RW/60/94/LCS/JLC]



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