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Construction Workers | Revised VDA & Minimum Wages w.e.f. 01.10.2018

Construction Workers |  Revised VDA & Minimum Wages w.e.f. 01.10.2018

Average consumer price index number for the preceding period of six months ending on 30.06.2018 reaching 288.33 from 286 (base 2001 = 100)

F.No.1/38(3)/2018-LS-II 
Government of India 
Ministry of Labour& Employment 
Office of the Chief Labour Commissioner(C) 

New Delhi 
Dated: 28/9/2018 

ORDER 

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In exercise of the powers conferred by Central Government vide Notification 188(E) dated 19th January, 2017 of the Ministry of Labour and Employment the undersigned, hereby revise the rates of Variable Dearness Allowance on the basis of the average consumer price index number for the preceding period of six months ending on 30.06.2018 reaching 288.33 from 286 (base 2001 = 100) and thereby resulting in an increase of 2.33 points for Industrial Workers as under. This order shall come into force w.e.f. 01.10.2018 
The rates of Variable Dearness Allowance for workers employed in CONSTRUCTION OR MAINTENANCE OF ROADS OR RUNWAYS OR IN BUILDING OPERATIONS INCLUDING LAYING DOWN UNDERGROUND ELECTRIC, WIRELESS, RADIO, TELEVISION, TELEPHONE, TELEGRAPH AND OVERSEAS COMMUNICATION CABLES AND SIMILAR OTHER UNDERGROUND CABLING WORK, ELECTRIC LINES, WATER SUPPLY LINES AND SEWERAGE PIPE LINES. 
Therefore the minimum rates of wages showing the basic rates and Variable Dearness Allowance payable w.e.f. 01.10.2018 will be as under:-

Category of worker
Rates of V.D.A Area wise per day (in Rupees)
A
B
C
Unskilled
35
29
23
Semi-Skilled/Unskilled Supervisory
38
33
27
Skilled/Clerical
42
38
33
Clerical
45
42
38

The VDA has been rounded off to the next higher rupee as per the decision of the Minimum Wages Advisory board.

Category of worker
Rates of wages including V.D.A per day (in Rupees)
Unskilled
523+35=558
437+29=466
350+23=373
Semi-Skilled/Unskilled
579+38=617
494+33=527
410+27=437
Skilled/Clerical
637+42=679
579+38=617
494+33=527
Highly Skilled
693+45=738
637+42=679
579+38=617

The classification of workers under different categories will be same as in Part-I of the notification, whereas classification of cities will be same as in the Part-II of the notification dated 19th January, 2017. The present classification of cities into areas A, B & C is enclosed at Annexure 1 for ready reference. 

(J.K.SAGAR) 
CHIEF LABOUR COMMISSIONER(C) 

To 
As per list attached 

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Source: Click to view/download original order
[https://clc.gov.in/clc/node/586]

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