ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

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taken 12 years for the president to return a bill passed by the Kerala state legislature with his recommendations for some modifications. The bill, passed in 1977, provided for the payment of minimum wages for casual, temporary and 'badli' workers. The president has now directed the legislature to exempt all establishments belonging to or under the control of the central government from the provisions of the proposed law.

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