Building and Other Construction Workers (Regulation of Employment and working Conditions) Act

Chapter VI - Hours of Work, Welfare Measiures and other conditions of service


(1) Where any building worker is required to work on any day in excess of the number of hours constituting a normal working day, he shall be entitled to wages at the rate of twice his ordinary rate of wages.
(2) For the purpose of this section, "ordinary rate of wages" means the basic wages plus such allowances as the worker is for the time being entitled to but does not include any bonus.