The following revision of minimum rates of wages as specified in column (3) of the Schedule appended to this notification as payable to the each category of employees specified in the corresponding entry in column (2) thereof and employed in the employment in “Poultry Farming including Feeding Units and Conveyance” included in Part-II of the Schedule to the Minimum Wages Act, 1948 (Central Act XI of 1948) which is proposed to make in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 3 and sub-section (2) of section 5 of the Minimum Wages Act, 1948 (Central Act XI of 1948), is hereby published for information of all the persons likely to be affected thereby as required under clause (b) of sub-section (1) of section 5 of the said Act.
Notice is hereby given that any objections or suggestions, in respect of the wages as proposed in the Schedule, which may be received within the period of two months from the date of publication of this notification in the Telangana Gazette, will be considered by the Government of Telangana.
Objections or suggestions should be addressed to the Principal Secretary to Government, Labour, Employment, Training and Factories Department, Government of Telangana through the Commissioner of Labour, Telangana, Hyderabad.
|POULTRY FARMING, HATCHERIES INCLUDING FEEDING UNITS AND CONVEYANCE|
|Sl. No.||Name of the Category||Basic wage proposed in the Draft Notification at 922 CPI points||Cost of Living Allowance to be paid per each point of increase (in Rs.)|
|1||Veterinary Doctor/ Technical Executive||22781||24.68|
|2||Plant Operator/ Mechanic||20981||22.73|
|3||Administrative Manager/ Administrative Officer||14781||16.01|
|5||Security Supervisor/ Poultry Supervisor/ Poultry Executive/ Hatchery Supervisor/ Supervisor||11381||12.32|
|7||Clerk/ Store Keeper/ Salesman/ Electrician/ Plumber/Typist/Steno||9981||10.8|
|8||(a) Medium Vehicle Driver||8981||9.72|
|(b) Heavy Vehicle Driver||10581||11.45|
|10||Waterman/ Helper/ Sexers/ Feederman/ Feeder/ Mixer/ Feed Mill Worker/ Feed Mill Assistant/ Hatchery Assistant/ Poultry Assistant/ Egg Collector/ Attender/ Sweeper/ Cleaner/ Casual Labour/ Poultry breed/ Supplier/ Poultry Worker||7981||8.63|
COST OF LIVING ALLOWANCE
The minimum basic rates of wages fixed are linked to the Consumer Price Index Numbers for the Agricultural workers at 922 points (Base Year 1986=100 series). The Commissioner of Labour shall notify the Cost of Living Allowance for every six months i.e. 1st April and 1st October of the calendar year. For this purpose, the average rise in the State Agricultural Workers consumer Price Index numbers for half year ending December and June respectively shall be taken into account. The details of calculation of Cost of Living Allowance for any rise in cost of Price Index over and above 922 points are specified at Col.No.4 against each category in the schedule.
If any of the categories employed in this employment are left out they should not be paid less than the minimum rates of wages fixed in the category of the workers, doing the same and similar category of work in this employment.
Where piece rate workers are employed, the remuneration paid to each of them for a normal working day shall not be less than the minimum wage fixed for a general worker being similar work, calculated on the basis of 8 hours a day.
To arrive at a daily rate, the monthly rate shall be divided by 26, which includes the rest day wages.
Where the nature of work is the same, no discrimination on payment of minimum rates of wages should be made in respect of male and female workers.
Where any category of employee is actually in receipt of higher rate of wages than those specified above shall continue to be paid such higher wages.