Huge relief for employees, central govt is expected to roll out new labour codes, which could gives companies with the flexibility of four working days in a week and free medical check-ups to workers through state insurance. However, the working hours limit of 48 hours a week will remain same.
“If daily working hours are increased, you will have to give the workers similar holidays also. There will be 5 or 4 working days if duty hours are increased. It will now be mutually agreed to by the employees and employers as to what is appropriate for them. No one will be able to work for 12 hours a day”, quoted IANS ,Chandra as saying