Government of Himachal Pradesh revises the rates of minimum wages for Forestry Industries

Sep 06, 2019 | by Avantis RegTech Legal Research Team


The State Government of Himachal Pradesh has revised the rate of minimum wages with effect from April 01, 2019 for the workers working in “Forestry Industries”.

The categories of employees for whom the rates of minimum wages have been revised, namely:

Un-Skilled Workers:

1.Felling of trees (Rs.250.00 Daily or Rs.7500/- monthly):

a.Lopper (Changi): Rs.265.55 Daily or Rs.7,967/- monthly

b.Feller (Garani): Rs.256.12 Daily or Rs.7,684/- monthly

2.Logging and sawing including timber passing:

a.Dresser (Panchani): Rs.256.12 Daily or Rs.7,684/- monthly

b.Sawyer (Charani): Rs.320.50 Daily or Rs.9,615/- monthly

c.Blacksmith: Rs.299.40 Daily or Rs.8,982/- monthly

3.Carriage stacking and timber passing by manual labour:

a.Mazdoor for carriage: Rs.256.12 Daily or Rs.7,684/- monthly

b.Mazdoor for loading and unloading of timber: Rs.256.12 Daily or Rs.7,684/- monthly

4.Carriage of timber by Aerial ropeways:

a.Span Mistry-cum-Supervisor: Rs.320.50 Daily or Rs.9,615/- monthly

b.Span Mistry: Rs.299.40 Daily or 8,982/- monthly

5.Carriage by water slide (pucci Nalli) dry slide (Pathru), Nullah Bhaan Darya Bahaan (River floating):

Mohri-wala Mistry: Rs.345.15 Daily or Rs.10,355/- monthly; Taru: Rs.330.27 Daily or Rs. 9,908/- monthly; Assistant Mistry/ Helper Mistry: Rs.307.12 Daily or Rs. 9,214/- monthly; Darya-man: Rs.330.27 Daily or Rs.9,908/- monthly; Ghalu: Rs.277.17 Daily or Rs.8,315/- monthly; Jamadar: Rs.277.17 Daily or Rs.8,315/ monthly

6.Mechanised logging and timber extraction:

Surveyor: Rs.322.57 Daily or Rs.9,677/- monthly; Ski-line Operator: Rs.299.40 Daily or Rs.8,982/- monthly; Truck Driver: Rs.279.30 Daily or Rs.8,379/- monthly; Compressor Driver: Rs.279.30 Daily or Rs.8,379/- monthly.

7.Clerical Staff:

a.Manager: Rs.375.12 Daily or Rs.11,254/ monthly

b.Accountant: Rs.283.97 Daily or Rs. 8,519/- monthly

c.Munshi/ Typist clerk: Rs. 256.12 Daily or Rs. 7,684/- monthly

8.Saw Mill Workers:

Band Saw Mistry: Rs.299.40 Daily or Rs.8,982/- monthly; Supervisor: Rs.296.29 Daily or Rs. 8,889/- monthly; Head Mistry: Rs. 299.40 Daily or Rs.8,982/- monthly; Boiler Driver: Rs.299.40 Daily or Rs.8,982/- monthly; Assistant Mistry: Rs.260.17 Daily or Rs.7,805/- monthly; Planner Mistry: Rs.260.17 Daily or Rs.7,805/- monthly; Helper: Rs.256.12 Daily or Rs.7,684/- monthly; Cutter man: Rs.256.12 Daily or Rs.7,684/- monthly.

9.Katha Extraction:

a.Feller and Chipper: Rs.256.12 Daily or Rs.7,684/- monthly

b.Katha Supervisor/Katha Processor: Rs.255.55 Daily or Rs.7,667/- monthly

Highly Skilled:

Boiler Attendant (Ist Class) Overseer, Head Foreman= Rs.354.50/- Daily or Rs.10,635.00 Monthly

 


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