The Punjab government has also fixed a minimum monthly wage of Rs 25,000.
The Punjab government has issued a notification for the minimum monthly wage. According to which the laborer will be paid Rs. 961 on daily basis.
According to the notification, the increase in the monthly minimum wage will take effect from July 1 this year.
Secretary Labor Liaqat Ali Chatha also issued a notification on the recommendations of the Wage Board.
Last week, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government also increased the monthly wage of workers by Rs 5,000, and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Chief Minister Mahmood Khan announced an increase in workers’ wages from Rs 21,000 to Rs 26,000.
It may be recalled that earlier the federation had also announced a minimum monthly wage of Rs 25,000.