Himachal government enhances daily wages of various categories

Shimla/May 24
Himachal government on Saturday revised the rates of daily wages of different categories of workers in the state with effect from April 1, 2014.
A Himachal government spokesperson said that the rate of daily wagers of various categories working in government departments would be ranging in between Rs 170 to Rs 440 and workers of around 182 categories will benefit from this decision.
He said that the per hour rate of part-time workers has also been enhanced from Rs 19 to Rs 21 per hour with effect from April 1, 2014. “While all those engaged on daily wage basis/part-time basis in the Tribal areas of the state will be allowed 25 percent enhancement on the revised daily wages,” he added.