The Bill was passed by the Upper House by voice vote, while the Lok Sabha cleared it on Tuesday.
A bill, under which specified industrial units have to pay salaries to workers only either through cheques or by electronic transfer was passed by the Lok Sabha
The Lok Sabha on Tuesday passed a bill which enables employers to pay wages through cheque or by crediting it to bank accounts.
The government introduced a fresh bill on payment of wages through account transfer and cheques, after withdrawing an earlier bill.
Workers with well-honed soft skills, time and stress management, problem-solving, communication and good teamwork, tend to work at better firms and fetch higher wages
Defying the impact of the note- ban which has yanked down consumer sentiment, the rural wages have been on a steady upward spiral, rising by 7.3 per cent in November
The move will be beneficial to a large section of workers in small factories, MSMEs, tea estates, and collieries under the government sector undertakings.
Government said it is in the process of amending the Minimum Wage Act to address the problems of labour and contract workers.
The high-level committee headed by FM Arun Jaitley will meet on Wednesday and give final touches to Labour Code on Wages.
The government will enhance minimum wages and make it mandatory across the country to boost demand of goods and services.