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Violation of Minimum wage act found in 79 firms in Delhi

IANS  |  New Delhi 

The Delhi government, which has launched Operation on Monday, has raided 85 government and private firms and found the violation of the in all apart from six firms.

"Our team raided 85 government and private firms and apart from 6 places, there was violation of in all the firms," Delhi told the media.

These violations, he said, included late payment of the salary, taking back the money from the worker after making payment through the and keeping passbook and signed checkbook of the workers by employers.

"The company heads have been asked to produce all the documents before the departments court on the scheduled dates they were informed to come," he said.

Police case has been filed against three companies, he said.

"We have also issued an advisory that no worker can be sacked from the company until the court gave any verdict," he added.

To ensure to all workers in the national capital, the had launched Operation and a helpline number for people to register complains regarding the same.

Under the operation, 10 teams of five officials each has been constituted which conducted raids at different locations across the city and keep a check on the wages paid to the labourers according to their skills.

The labourers who are not paid as per the can call on and register their complain.



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First Published: Fri, December 14 2018. 22:36 IST