Revised VDA Minimum Wages for Agriculture Workers w.e.f 1st Oct 2021: In supersession to CLC order dated 28.10.2021

Revised VDA Minimum Wages for Agriculture Workers w.e.f 1st Oct 2021: In supersession to CLC order dated 28.10.2021

Revised VDA Minimum Wages for Agriculture Workers w.e.f 1st Oct 2021: In supersession to CLC order dated 28.10.2021

File No.1/ 26(1)/ 2021-LS-II
Government of India
Ministry of Labour & Employment
Office of the Chief Labour Commission(C)
New Delhi

Dated: 29/07/2022

ORDER

In supersession to this office order of even reference dated 28th October 2021 and in exercise of the powers conferred by Central Government vides Notification No S.O. 186(E) dated 19th January 2017 of the Ministry of Labour and Employment the undersigned hereby revise the rates of Variable Dearness Allowance for the employees employed in Agriculture w.e.f. 01.10.2021 on the basis of the average Consumer Price Index for Industrial workers reaching 345.22 from 340.96 as on 30.06.2021 (Base 2016-100) and thereby resulting in an increase of 4.26 points. The revised Variable Dearness Allowance as under shall be payable from 01.10.2021:-

Category of workerRates of V.D.A Area wise per day

(in Rupees)

‘A’‘B’‘C’
Unskilled958786
Semi Skilled/ Unskilled Supervisory1039587
Skilled/ Clerical11310395
Highly Skilled123115103

Therefore, the minimum rates of wages including the basic rates and Variable Dearness Allowance payable w..e.f 01.10.2021 to the employees working in Agriculture shall be as under.-

Category of  workerRates of V.D.A Area wise per day
(in Rupees)
ABC
Unskilled333+95=428303+87=390300+86=386
Semi Skilled/ Unskilled Supervisory364+103=467335+95=430307+87=394
Skilled/ Clerical395+113=508364+103=467334+95=429
Highly Skilled 438+123=561407+ 115=522364+103=467

The VDA has been rounded off to the next higher rupee as per the decision of the Minimum Wages Advisory Board.

The classification of workers under different categories will be same as in Part-I of the notification, whereas classification of cities will be same as in the Part-II of the notification dated 19 th January, 2017. The present classification of cities into area A, B, C is enclosed at Annexure I for ready reference

(S.C Joshi)
Chief Labour Commissioner(C)

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Labour Bureau Order Dt 28 Oct 2021

File No. 1/26( 1)/2021-LS-II
Government of India
Ministry of Labour & Employment
Office of the Chief Labour Commissioner(C)
New Delhi

Dated:  28/10/2021

ORDER

In exercise of the powers conferred by Central Government vide Notification No. S.O. 186(E) dated 19th January, 2017 of the Ministry of Labour and Employment the undersigned hereby revise the rates of Variable Dearness Allowance for the employees employed in Agriculture w.e.f. 01.10.2021 on the basis of the average Consumer Price Index for Industrial workers reaching 345.21 from 340.95 as on 30.06.2021 (Base 2016-100) and thereby resul ting in an increase of 4.26 points. The revised Variable Dearness Allowance as under shall be payable from 01.10.2021: –

Category of workerRates of V.D.A. Area wise per day (in Rupees)
‘A ‘‘B’‘C’
Unskilled847777
Semi-Skilled/ Unskilled Supervisory918477
Skilled/ Clerical1009184
Highly Skilled10910291

Therefore, the minimum rates of wages including the basic rates and Variable Dearness Allowance payable w.e.f. 01.10 .2021 to the employees working in Agriculture shall be as under:

Category of workerRates of wages including V .D.A . Area wise per day (in Rupees)
ABC
Unskilled333+84=417303+77=380300+77=377
Semi-Skilled/ Unskilled Supervisory364+91=455335+84=4 19307+77=384
Skilled/ Clerical395+ 100=495364+91=455334+84=418
Highly Skilled438+ 109=547407+102=509364+91=455

The VDA has been rounded off to the next higher rupee as per the decision of the Minimum Wages Advisory Board.

The classification of workers under different categories will be same as in Part-I of the notification, whereas classification of cities will be same as in the Part-II of the notification dated 19th January, 2017. The present classification of cities into areas A, B & C is enclosed at Annexure I for ready reference .

(D.P.S.Negi)
Chief Labour Commissioner (C)

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