Odisha Minimum Wages effective from 01.04.2018 – Odisha Present rate of minimum notified wages including VDA with effect from 01.04.2018
Office Of The Labour Commissioner: Odisha: Bhubaneswar issued Notification vide Letter No. 4909 / LC, Bhubaneswar, Dated 30.04.2018 regarding present rate of minimum notified wages including VDA with effect from 01.04.2018 and details as follows.
Whereas the minimum rate of wages for un-skilled, semi-skilled, skilled and highly skilled categories of employees in 88 scheduled employments were fixed/revised by the Government in Labour & ESI Department Notification No. 6502-LL-1 (AR)-1/15/LESI dated the 24th July, 2015 published in the Extraordinary issue No. 1112 of the Odisha Gazette dated the 24th July, 2015 bearing SRO No. 323/2015.
And whereas, the State Advisory Board in its 5091 meeting have advised to adopt a system of revision of Variable Dearness Allowances (VDA) @ Re. 0.90 paisa per point rise in the Consumer Price Index (CPI) from the date of notification of revised wages, to be effected from 1st April of every year, starting from 01.04.2016.
The Variable Dearness Allowance to Re. 0.90 paisa per point rise in All India Consumer Price Index Number (Base 2001-100) from the date of Notification of the Revised Wages to be effected from 1St April of every year and accordingly the Labour Commissioner, Odisha has notified for payment of V.D.A. © Rs. 7.20 w.e.f. 01.4.2016 & @ Rs 6.30 paisa w.e.f. 01.04.2017.
Now therefore, I Sri Sachin Ramchandra Jadhav, I.A.S, Labour Commissioner, Odisha in exercise of the powers delegated to me in the aforesaid Notification do hereby notify that the special allowance called as Variable Dearness Allowance @ Rs.10.80 paise shall be payable per day to the un-skilled, semi-skilled, skilled & highly skilled categories of employees in all 88 scheduled employments (list enclosed) in addition to the minimum rate of wages notified vide Labour & ESI Department Notification as cited above w.e.f. 01.04.2018.
Accordingly, the present rate of minimum notified wages including VDA with effect from 01.04.2018 will be specified as under.
|Sl No||Category||From 24.07.2015||From 01.04.2016||From||From|
|to 31.03.2016||to 31.03.2017||01.04.2017||01.04.2018|
|1||Unskilled||Rs. 200/-||Rs. 207.20||Rs. 213.50||Rs. 224.30|
|2||Semi skilled||Rs. 220/-||Rs. 227.20||Rs. 233.50||Rs. 244.30|
|3||Skilled||Rs. 240/-||Rs. 247.20||Rs. 253.50||Rs. 264.30|
|4||Highly Skilled||Rs. 260/-||Rs. 267.20||Rs. 273.50||Rs. 284.30|
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Source: Office Of The Labour Commissioner,Odisha
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