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Labour Ministry dismisses reports of workers' exodus as 'untrue' amid third wave of COVID-19

The central as well as state governments are keeping a close watch on the scenario and fully ready to tackle the situation.

published on : 13th January 2022

Union Minister Dharmendra Pradhan urges Labour Minister for ESIC office at Odisha's Jharsuguda

In a separate letter, Pradhan requested his Cabinet colleague for the setting up of 12 new dispensaries at locations proposed by the State government.

published on : 30th September 2021

No intention to delay fixing minimum and national floor wages: Labour Ministry

The clarification comes amid reports that forming an expert group on the issue with three-year term is an attempt to delay fixing minimum wages and national floor wages.

published on : 19th June 2021

Convictions for irregularities in contractual payments rise

The number of convictions with regard to non-payment of contractual employees has gone up in the financial year 2017-2018, a Labour Ministry report said.

published on : 21st April 2018