Bhubaneswar, May 24: The Odisha government today fixed a special labour rate for post-cyclone restoration works to be done after the cyclone, Yaas’.
The Energy department has approved the special labour rates for the post cyclone ‘YAAS’ restoration works of the damaged electrical infrastructure to be undertaken by the DISCOMs and OPTCL.
However, the rates are applicable for the post ‘YAAS’ restoration works only.
Unskilled Labour – Rs 462
Semi-Skilled Labour – Rs 522
Skilled – Rs 597
These higher rates shall not be allowed for the works undertaken under existing rate contracts for mobilisation of materials, equipment and etc, said energy department.