• J. MEHTA & Company
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  • J. MEHTA & Company

Relaxations Under The Factories Act, 1948 Extended till 19th October 2020

As a measure to boost the present economy and promote the Industrial activities in Gujarat State, certain relaxations / exemptions were provided for industrial / commercial activities.

RELAXATIONS UNDER THE FACTORIES ACT, 1948 EXTENDED TILL 19th OCTOBER 2020

As a measure to boost the present economy and promote the Industrial activities in Gujarat State, certain relaxations / exemptions were provided for industrial / commercial activities. 

All the Factories (Gujarat State) were exempted from certain provisions relating to weekly hours, daily hours, intervals for rest, etc. 

The gist of said relaxations / exemptions are as below:

👉🏻 Every adult worker can work in the factory for upto 12 Hours / Day and upto 72 Hours / week

👉🏻 Work can be taken from an adult worker for a continous period of 06 Hours befoe giving 30 minutes rest

👉🏻 No female worker shall be allowed or required to work in a Factory between 07:00 PM to 06:00 AM

👉🏻 Wages shall be in proportion to existing wages (e.g. If wages for 08 Hours if Rs. 100/-, then proportionate wages for 12 Hours would be Rs. 150/-)