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Construction Workers | VDA & Minimum Wages w.e.f. 01.04.2019

Construction Workers | VDA & Minimum Wages w.e.f. 01.04.2019

F.No.1/ 8(3)/ 2019-LS-II 
Government of India 
Ministry of Labour & Employment 
Office of the Chief Labour Commissioner(C) 
New Delhi 

Dated:27/3/2019 

ORDER 

In exercise of the powers conferred by Central Government vide Notification No. S.O. 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 31.12.2018 reaching 301.33 from 288.33 {base 2001 = 100} and thereby resulting in an increase of 13 points for Industrial Workers as under. This order shall come into force w.e.f. 01.04.2019 
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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 .

Category of workerRates of V.D.A. Area wise per day (in Rupees)
ABC
Unskilled 615040
Semi-Skilled/ Unskilled Supervisorv665747
Skilled/ Clerical736657
Highly Skilled797366

Therefore the minimum rates of wages showing the basic rates and Variable Dearness Allowance payable w.e.f. 01 04 2019 will be as under :- 

Category of workerRates of wages including V.D.A. Area wise per day
(in Rupees)
A AreaB AreaC Area
Unskilled 523+61=584437+50=487350+40=390
Semi-Skilled/ Unskilled Supervisory579+66=645494+57=551410+47 =457
Skilled/Clerical637+73=710579+66=645494+57=551
Highly Skilled 693+79=772637+73=710579+66=645

The VDA has been rounded off to the next higher ru pee as per the decision of the Minimum Wages Central Advisory Board. 
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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 l9th January, 2017. The present classification of cities into areas A, 8 & C is enclosed at Annexure I for ready reference. 

{RAJAN VERMA) 
CHIEF LABOUR COMMISSIONER(C) 

As per list attached

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CLASSIFICATION OF AREA
AREA -"B"
Ahmedabad(UA)HyderabadUA)Faridabad complexM.Corpn)
Bangaluru(UA)KanourUA)Ghaziabad(UA)
Delhi(UA)ChennaiUA)Noida
Greater Mumbai(UA)Nagpur(UA)Secunderabad
Kolkata(UA)Lucknow(UA)Gurgaon(M. Corpn)
Navi Mumbai(UA)Pune(UA)
AREA -"B"
Agra(UA)Gwalior(UA)Port Blair(UA)
Aimer(UA)Hubli-Dharwad(M.Corpn)Puducherry(UA)
Aligarh(UA)Indore(UA)Raipur(UA)
Allahabad(UA)Jabalour(UA)Raurkela(UA)
Amravad(M.Coron)Jaiour(M.Coron)Raijkot(UA)
Amntsar(UA)Jalandhar(UA)Ranchi(UA)
Asansol(UA)Jalandhar-Cantt(UA)Saharanpur(M. Corpn)
Aurangabad(UA)Jammu(UA)Salem(UA)
Bareilly(UA)Jamnagar(UA)Sangli(UA)
Belgaum(UA)Jamshedpur(UA)Shillong
Bhavnagar(UA)Jhansi(UA)Siliguri(UA)
Bhiwandi(UA)Jodhpur(UA)Solapur(M.Corpn)
Bhopal(UA)Kannur(UA)Srinagar(UA)
Bhubaneshwar(UA)Kochi(UA)Surat(UA)
Bikaner(M.Corpn)Kolhapur(UA)Thiruvanantapuram(UA)
Bokaro Steel City(UA)Kollam(UA)Thissur(UA)
Chandigarh(UA)Kota(M.Corpn)Tiruchirappalli(UA)
Coimbatore(UA)Kozhikode(UA)Trippur(UA)
Cuttuck(UA)Ludhiana(.M.Corpn)Ujjain(M.Cornpn)
Dehradun(UA )Madurai(UA)Vadodara(UA)
Dhanbad(UA)Malappuram(UA)Varanasi(UA)
Durgapur(UA)Malegaon(UA)Vasai- Virar City(M.Corpn)
Durg-Bhilai Nagar(UA)Mangalore(UA)Vijayawada(UA)
Erode(UA)Meerut(UA)Vishakhapatnam(M.Corpn)
FirozabadMoradabad(M Corpn)Warangal(UA)
GoaMysore CUA)
Gorakhpur(UA)Nanded Waghala(M. Corpn)
Greater Visakhapatnam(M.Corpn)Nasik(UA)
Gulbarga (UA)Vellore(UA)
Guntur(UA)Panchkula(UA)
Guwahati(UA)Patna(UA)

Note 1. -
Area 'C' shall comprise all areas not mentioned in this list but to which the Minimum Wages Act.(11 of 1948) extends

Note 2.- U.A. means Urban Agglomeration.

Source: Click here to view/download original order
[https://clc.gov.in/clc/node/606]

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