CREATION OF WELFARE CELL

 

 

In the wake of the said judgment, a separate office called Welfare Cell has been created in the Labour Department, which started functioning with effect from June 1999. Subsequently with effect from 1-1-2000, the Labour Welfare Centres functioning in the Puducherry region have also been brought under the control of this office. The total number of staff of the office is 66. Labour Officer (Welfare Schemes) is the Head of Office.