Covid-19: Govt to reimburse 25% stipend of 2.4 lakh apprentices deployed in industries1 min read . Updated: 31 Mar 2020, 08:08 PM IST
- Skill development ministry notifies all the establishments to pay full stipend to apprentices engaged with them
- The move comes as govt realizes that while directives have stated about the wage and job protection of employees, it had not categorically mentioned about the apprentices
NEW DELHI : The union government Tuesday said that it will reimburse 25% of the stipend amount given to 240,000 apprentices deployed in various industries and asked the companies to not cut their full stipend amount during the current lockdown period.
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