Read all Construction & Infrastructure Industry News direct on your facebook page

Weekends at Infrawindow
Login | Register
Login (Email):
Remember Me Forgot Password 
New Register   
Home > News > Labourers To Get Low Cost Flats Soon

Labourers to get low-cost flats soon

Infrawindow News Bureau


New Delhi


May. 01, 2012, 10:00 AM

Labourers to get low-cost flats soonDelhi Chief Minister, Sheila Dikshit on Monday said that better facilities, including low-cost flats and other will be provided to labourers in the national capital, reports IBN Live.  

"The government intends to make available houses for the labourers so that their housing needs can be addressed," Dikshit said at a function organised on the eve of International Labour Day.

The CM also presented awards to 39 labourers in recognition of their dedication and hard work. The Mukhyamantri Shramik Puraskar, which carries an amount of Rs 1 lakh and a citation, was given to Raman Kumar who as a worker in Mahajan Product Pvt Ltd helped the company save power.

Ten other workers were presented Delhi Shramik Puraskar whereas 28 managers of a number of industrial units were given Delhi Safety Awards.

The awards were instituted by the Labour department to encourage labourers to perform better in their work. Speaking on theoccasion, Dikshit commended contribution of the labourers in development of the city and exhorted them to help in maintaining the newly constructed infrastructure properly.

Government has provided a sum of Rs 800 crore in Delhi Construction Workers Welfare Fund which will be utilised for the benefit of labourers, she said.

Post a Comment




Security Code:

Not readable? Change text.

Email :