Rs 13,450 is minimum month-to-month wage of a Nepali employee now

Rs 13,450 is minimum month-to-month wage of a Nepali employee now


Kathmandu: The authorities of Nepal is revising the minimal wage set for workers in the us of a on Monday.

According to a supply at the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security, a employee shall get paid at least Rs 13,450* a month now onwards.

Earlier, the minimum wage used to be Rs 9,700.

The new pay scale will be applied from the establishing of next fiscal year (July 17).

The Ministry will take a choice in this regard today following a recommendation from the Minimum Wage Fixation Committee.

Meanwhile, the Ministry says the people get round Rs 2,500 except the wage for their ‘social security’ as the new Social Security Act is coming into pressure in the new year.

If the Act is applied well, the labourers will additionally get provident fund and pension among different facilities.

The authorities says all people be paid their wage by way of banking channels now onwards.

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