National Labour News


Demand for right to work legislation, social security coverage at ILC

PTI May 18, 2013, 08.23PM IST
(The Indian Labour Conference…)

NEW DELHI: The Indian Labour Conference today pushed for sops to working class such as a minimum assured pension of Rs 1000 per month, universal social security coverage and enactment of a legislation on right to work on the lines of right to information and right to education.
The conference also recommended minimum wages for workers employed in central government schemes such as Anganwadi, Mid Day Meal and Asha and recognising them as “workers” instead of voluntary workers.