construction workers

Delhi govt initiates large scale awareness, registration drive for construction workers

Sisodia informed that the Delhi government has estimated that there are nearly 10 lakh people under the category of "construction workers" in the national capital.

published on : 22nd February 2021

Aid distribution to labourers streamlined by AAP: Delhi deputy CM Manish Sisodia

The Delhi government expedited the process of disbursing claims to 488 construction workers, granting Rs 3.18 crore under various schemes.

published on : 19th February 2021

Special registration camps in Delhi's nine districts for construction workers from Monday

The registration rate remained abysmally low despite efforts by the government as labourers didn’t turn up at the centres due to fear of contracting Covid-19.

published on : 13th February 2021

Aavin to gift free ghee to members of construction board as Pongal gift

As many as 12.69 lakh members of Tamil Nadu Construction Workers Welfare Board will be given 100 ml of Aavin ghee towards Pongal gift.

published on : 30th December 2020

Registration of construction workers now via doorstep delivery scheme: Delhi dy CM Manish Sisodia

Sisodia, who recently took charge of the labour department, said that workers in the city can now give a call on a number provided by the government.

published on : 20th November 2020

Uttar Pradesh Board spent 3-7 per cent funds on workers

Pointing towards lax approach, the financial watchdog noted that the Board was yet to finalise accounts since its inception in 2009.

published on : 27th August 2020

Delhi government to launch campaign for registration of construction workers

The Delhi government over the last two months has registered 70,000 construction workers but as per estimates, there are more than 5 lakh daily wagers in the capital.

published on : 23rd August 2020

Ensure no laxity in registration of construction workers: Delhi High Court

A bench of Justices Vipin Sanghi and Rajnish Bhatnagar said since the applications were made online, they can be verified the same way by holding interviews via video call.

published on : 18th July 2020

17 K more construction workers applied for aid scheme: Delhi government

It also pointed out that as why physical counters for receiving applications was shut despite the lockdown has been substantially lifted and that all government offices are functional.

published on : 6th June 2020

Construction workers journey back to Hyderabad

With nothing to do in their villages, hundreds of migrant workers hop onto RTC buses to start earning a living.

published on : 29th May 2020

Delhi government to register 5 lakh construction workers for monetary relief

The Delhi government will soon register over five lakh construction workers  in the national capital to provide them monetary relief.

published on : 22nd May 2020

Telangana government to provide free meals for construction workers

These will be fully subsidised or in other words, free meals. The cost incurred would be reimbursed to the GHMC by the State government, the orders said.

published on : 17th May 2020

Second round of Rs 5,000 aid for construction workers

Workers can register for relief on a new online portal from May 15 to 25

published on : 12th May 2020

COVID-19 lockdown: Delhi government to give Rs 5000 in aid to construction workers

The decision was taken at a meeting of the Construction Workers' Welfare Board, chaired by Labour Minister Gopal Rai.

published on : 11th May 2020

Odisha's construction workers await Coronavirus aid

On April 10, the Plant Site police had arrested a trade union activist Kailash Chandra Barik for posing as a labour officer and collecting Rs 300 to Rs 400 for renewal of labour cards.

published on : 29th April 2020
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