Trade unions oppose minimum wage hike
Trade unions on Thursday opposed the government proposal to hike minimum wage of unskilled workers to Rs 12000 per month, saying it should be at least Rs 15000. Unions expressed their disagreement at meeting of Central Advisory Board, which advices the centre and the states on matters regarding minimum wage. The unions cited price rise of commodities in the past few years as the reason for objection. To get latest current affairs view here.