Sunday, July 9, 2017
Union Minister for Labour Bandaru Dattatreya said that the government is working for the welfare of construction workers and other workers in various sectors.
Speaking at a function here, he said that Bharatiya Mazdoor Sangh with over one crore workers on its role has a special recognition. He said that there were 4.20 crore workers in the country and the government is ready to construct houses for them. Plans are afoot to construct 20 lakh houses in the coming two years for the workers and as part of it, 10,000 houses would be constructed in Andhra Pradesh State, he said. For this, the State government has to allot necessary land. Nearly 2,000 workers have joined BMS in the presence of the Union Minister.