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Taking to Twitter, West Bengal chief minister Mamata Banerjee mentioned her authorities has determined to hike wages of day by day labourers.
I’m happy to announce a HIKE within the wages of day by day wage employees beneath WB Urban Employment Scheme: > To ₹202 p… https://t.co/6TbnCrdHUZ
— Mamata Banerjee (@MamataOfficial) 1614333473000
A complete of 56,500 employees (40,500 unskilled, 8000 semi-skilled, 8000 expert) will profit from this.These wages a… https://t.co/fZgW9HFvNx
— Mamata Banerjee (@MamataOfficial) 1614333474000
The wages might be hiked to Rs 202 per day from Rs 144 for unskilled labour, Rs 303 from Rs 172 for semi-skilled and Rs 404 for expert labours.
“A total of 56,500 workers (40,500 unskilled, 8000 semi-skilled, 8000 skilled) will benefit from this. These wages are in parity with rural workers’ enhanced pay (MNREGA unskilled & semi-skilled). Budget provision for this step has been made available for both FY21 & FY22,” the TMC chief mentioned.
In an identical bid to woo voters, Tamil Nadu chief minister Okay Palaniswami on Friday introduced that the federal government will waive loans taken in opposition to jewelry by the poor, farm labourers and ladies self assist teams.
Palaniswami mentioned poor individuals and farm labourers are discovering it tough to pay again these loans taken to tide over their monetary difficulties throughout the Covid-19 pandemic interval.
He mentioned in an effort to assist them out the federal government has determined to jot down off loans taken by pledging as much as six sovereigns by poor and farm labourers from cooperative societies.