Mkg DC orders businesses to pay full wages to workers

MOKOKCHUNG, MARCH 31 (MExN): The Mokokchung Deputy Commissioner has ordered all employers, be it industries or shops and commercial establishments, to make payment of wages to their workers on the due date without any deduction for the period their establishments are closed during the lockdown.


Meanwhile, the Mokokchung DC asked organisations engaged in humanitarian works to carry out their activities in collaboration with the district administration so that proper food safety regulations and social distancing in maintained.


“Any person/group acting in violation of this order shall be deemed to have committed an offence punishable under section 188 of the Indian Penal Code,” he further cautioned.