Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh state government has again given a big gift to its employees. In fact, the promise made in the Lok Kalyan Sankalp Patra was fulfilled. The honorarium of all registered workers has been increased by 10 percent monthly. More than 800 outsourcing employees will get its benefit. Along with this, it has also been agreed on the important decision to increase the marriage grant of daughters of laborers up to 1 lakh collateral free.
In fact, the decision has been taken in the meeting of the Board held under the chairmanship of Additional Chief Secretary of Labor Department and Building and Other Construction Workers Welfare Board. A budget of Rs 1506 crore has also been approved for 2022-23. At present, there are more than 800 employees working in the Labor Department. A proposal has been passed to increase the honorarium of these employees working on outsourcing by 10 percent. After which their amount will range from Rs 800 to Rs 1100 per month.
Not only this, the amount of the girl marriage assistance scheme was also increased. In fact, till now 65 thousand rupees were provided by the government for mass marriages. The amount of which has been increased to Rs 1 lakh. Now Rs 1 lakh will be given to the beneficiaries.
After getting the approval of the board, the proposal will be sent to the state government. After getting the stamp on which, it will start getting its benefits. In addition, collateral loans up to one lakh for construction workers will be provided free of cost. For this, labor credit cards will be prepared, in-principle consent has been given to provide credit cards to workers. Apart from this, a proposal has been approved to start the operation of Atal Residential School in 18 mandals for orphans and destitute children. The benefit of the new proposal will be given to 1.5 crore workers of the state and their families.
Earlier the state government had announced an increase in the honorarium of its cooks. In fact, while announcing the increase in the honorarium of class IV employees, they have to be paid the salary of April, which they will get in the month of May.