Government of Kerala revises the minimum rates of wages of employees in manufacturing and sale of umbrellas

Dec 16, 2019 | by Avantis RegTech Legal Research Team

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Labour Compliance

The State Government of Kerala has revised the minimum rates of wages, Dearness Allowance (DA) and the service weightage payable to the workers employed in manufacturing and sale of umbrellas.

The followings are the categories:


1. Unfoldable long Umbrellas:

Cloth cutting, Arranging pleats, Machine stitching (Cover), Screen Printing, Rod assembling, Frame tieing, Pulley fixing, Chuck Runner fitting, Mounting, Centre Stitching, Cup fitting, Handle fitting, Cup fitting (Cup nailing), Mothy fitting, Umbrella rolling, Umbrella Checking, Packing.

2. Folding Umbrellas:

Cover (cloth) Stitching, Screen Printing, Rod Assembling, Frame tieing, Mounting, Centre stitching, Tieing cloth to frame, Handle fitting, Cap fitting, Thread fitting, Umbrella rolling, Umbrella checking, Packing.


In the case of employees working in an establishment or under an employer who will get guaranteed time rate wage of Rs. 400/-


Manager/Marketing Manager, Assistant Manager, Supervisor, Cloth Cutters in Mechanized Unit, Mechanic, Quality Control Inspector, Assistant Mechanic, Sales Supervisor, Accountant, Office Clerk, Cashier, Computer Operator, Typist, Salesman, Godown Keeper, Umbrella Repairer, Driver, Loading and Unloading Worker, Attender, Peon, Watchman, Security Guard, Sales Assistant, Packing Assistant, General Worker, Sweeper, Cleaner.

The employees who shall complete three years of continuous service shall be paid the service weightage at the rate of 1% of the revised basic wages.

[Notification No. LBRD-E1/34/2019-LBRD]


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