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Odisha Govt hikes minimum wages for daily labourers

ONI Bureau:  Odisha government has revised the minimum wages for different categories of daily labourers.

The rates of minimum wages in respect of unskilled, semi-skilled, skilled and highly skilled labourers have been increased respectively.

The state govt hiked minimum daily wages of unskilled labourers from the present Rs 200 to Rs 280, semi-skilled workers from Rs 220 to Rs 320, skilled workers from Rs 240 to Rs 370 and highly skilled workers from Rs 260 to Rs 430 per day.

The employees working in minor ports have been added to the list of scheduled employment.