Revision of minimum rates of wages and variable rates of dearness allowance

Revision of minimum rates of wages and variable rates of dearness allowance – Railway Board issues Order for contract workers

RBE No. 109/2013

No. 2011/E (LL)AT/MW/1

New Delhi dated: 24.10.2013

Sub: Revision of minimum rates of wages and variable rates of dearness allowance.

A copy each of orders No. (i) No. 1/11/(3)/2013-LS.II, (ii) No.1/11(4)/2013-LS-II, (iii) No.1/11/(5)/2013-LS.II, (iv) No.1/11/(6)2013-LS,ll and (v) No.1/11/(7)2013-LS.II dated 19.09.2013 revising the rates of variable dearnessallowance for contract workers engaged in
(i) Construction or maintenance of roads or in Building operations etc., (ii) stones mines for Stone breaking & Stone Crushing, (iii) loading and unloading operations in railway goods sheds, parcel offices of Railways, (iv) Employment of sweeping and cleaning excluding activities prohibited under the Employment of Manual Scavengers and Construction of Dry Latrines (Prohibition) Act, 1993 and, (v) employment of watch and ward respectively is sent herewith, for information and strict compliance. The rates are appticabte w.e.f.  01.10.2013
2. Railways, being Principal Employer are required to ensure that the contractors are complying with the provisions of the Contract Labour(R&A) Act, 1970 and Minimum wages Act, 1948  strictly and arranging prescribed minimum wages to the contract laborers.
3. This issues with the concurrence of the Finance Directorate of Ministry of Railways.
Please acknowledge the receipt.
(Madan Lal)
Director Estt. (LL)

D.A.: As above(13 pages)

Download Railway Board Order RBE No. 109/2013 dated 24.10.2013

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