The state government in association with International Labour Organisation (ILO) will organize a two-day national conference on labour in the city from September 20, state labour minister Prafulla Mallick said at a press meet here on Saturday.
He said Union minister of state for labour and employment Bandaru Dattatreya, labour ministers and chairmen of labour welfare boards of 29 states will attend the conference. This is the first time Odisha will be organizing such an event, he added.
Subash Singh, chairman of Odisha Building and Other Construction Workers’ Welfare Board, said they will discuss several issues related to organized and unorganized labourers of the country in four sessions of the conference.
Singh said the participants will discuss child labour, migrant and bonded labour issues during the discussions in the conference.
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