Government of India forms panel for fixation of Minimum Wages and National Floor Wages
The government of India has issued an order and has constituted the Expert Group Panel to provide technical inputs and recommendations on the fixation of Minimum Wages and National Floor Minimum Wages.
The Group has been constituted for a period of three years from the date of notification.
Expert Group Panel Memebers
The panel is chaired by Prof Ajit Mishra, Director, Institute of Economic Growth. Prof Tarika Chakraborty, IIM Calcutta, Dr. Anushree Sinha, Senior Fellow, NCAER, Ms. Vibha Bhalla, Joint Secretary, Dr. H. Srinivas, Director General, VVGNLI are the members of the Expert Group Panel.
And Shri D.P.S. Negi, Senior Labour & Employment Advisor, Ministry of Labour & Employment is the Member Secretary.
The Expert Group Panel will give recommendations to the Government on Minimum Wages and National Floor Wage.
To arrive at the wage rates, the group will look into the international best practices on wages and evolve scientific criteria and methodology for the fixation of wages.