The Labour Department of Visakhapatnam district displayed a tableau depicting the measures taken up by the department under the enactment of the recently introduced AP Building and Other Construction Workers (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Service) Act, 1996, and the AP Labour Welfare Fund Act, 1987, at the Republic Day parade on Thursday.

District Collector Lav Agarwal distributed an amount of Rs.9,10,200 to the beneficiaries under the two Acts towards difference of minimum wages to the workers.

The District Collector presented a merit certificate to the Deputy Commissioner of Labour T. Venkatratnam.