The Punjab government has increased the salary of the laborer by Rs. 7,000/ rupees per month, notification has been issued.
Daily Wages Rates 2023
The daily wages rates 2023 has been fixed at Rs. 32,000 per month. A major decision has come from the Punjab government, after which the minimum wage of the laborer has been fixed at Rs. 32,000 per month, while a formal notification has also been issued in this regard.
Earlier, a meeting was held regarding the minimum wage board under the chairmanship of the labor secretary, in which it was decided that the minimum wage will be given to the laborer at Rs. 32,000 rupees per month.
It was also directed to include the draft minimum monthly wages in the official gazette. A briefing was given in the meeting that daily wage earners are being badly affected by inflation. The laborers who go out in search of sustenance early in the morning are forced to return home empty-handed in the evening due to lack of work.
Secretary Labor Asadullah Faiz sent the case to the cabinet for approval.