This is really a good news for construction workers to get organized and enjoy social security benefits.
“Once the construction worker completes five years of membership, he will be entitled for a monthly pension of Rs 300. A similar amount will be given in pension for the disabled and those suffering from diseases like cancer or TB,’’ board sources said.
Construction workers must have worked for a minimum of 90 days. Pay registration fee of Rs 25, produce employment and age certificate, and pay Rs 10 every month in subscription
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CONSTRUCTION SECTOR REFORMS