The Labour, Skill Development and Employment Department, Gujarat on April 27, 2022, issued a draft notification on the revision of wages of workers working in ship Breaking Activities which is covered under entry 61 in Part-1 of the schedule to the Minimum wages Act, 1948.
• Skilled (Manager, Mukadam, Supervisor crane and Vij(electric)Operator – Rs. 430 + special allowance
• Semi-Skilled – Battiwala (Gas cutter) – Rs.417 + special allowance
• Un-skilled – (Malpani, Begari, Helper.) – Rs. 404 + special allowance