NEW DELHI: The Delhi excessive courtroom has noticed that there’s a dire want for making a mechanism for registration of migrant employees.
The courtroom directed the Centre to file an in depth affidavit as to the sort of portal, which is sought to be created, for the registration of migrant labourers throughout the nation. The portal must have on board all of the state governments in order that the entry and exit of migrant labourers are duly recorded and reported.
The courtroom, in its order uploaded at the moment, stated, whereas some progress seems to have been made underneath the Building and Construction Workers Act, registration/grant of licences underneath the Inter-State Migrant Workmen Act of 1979 was “almost negligible, if not nil”.
“This place must be altered and solved with the intention to make sure that migrant labour is satisfactorily protected when it comes to the Acts and advantages meant for them are additionally handed on to them,” the courtroom stated
The subsequent date of listening to is on 22 July.
The order got here on a plea looking for implementation of the Inter-State Migrant Workmen (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Act, 1979.
The Act offers with rules of employment of inter-State migrant workmen and on offering for his or her circumstances of service and for associated issues.
The courtroom’s path got here after it perused the affidavits filed by the Centre and the Delhi authorities.