Ensuring safety, security & welfare of working class is critical in making country an Atma Nirbhar Bharat: Bhupender Yadav
Labour and Employment Minister Bhupender Yadav has said that ensuring safety, security and welfare of the working class is critical in making the country an AatmaNirbhar Bharat. Mr Yadav today interacted with national level office-bearers of Unorganized Workers’ Unions and Associations on the problems and issues of unorganized workers through video Conference. The representatives of construction workers, domestic workers, textile workers, municipal workers, transport workers, street vendors, brick-kiln workers and railway malgodam workers participated in the meeting.
Speaking on the occasion, Bhupender Yadav said, government has been working relentlessly and sincerely for the welfare and upliftment of unorganised workers. He said, in just over 200 days nearly 23 crore unorganised workers have registered themselves on eShram portal. The Minister informed that in view of the resurgence of COVID-19 and subsequent imposition of certain restrictions by State Governments, the Ministry has re – activated the 21 Monitoring Centres. He said, the functioning of the centers is being monitored and supervised at Headquarters on daily basis.