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Posted On: 15 June 2022 10:22 am
Updated On: 15 June 2022 01:13 pm

Ministry of Labour defines maximum working hours for domestic workers

Fareeha Imtiaz
Fareeha Imtiaz
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The Ministry of Labour announced in a tweet on June 15 2022, the maximum working hours for a domestic worker.

They defined the working hours as a maximum of 8 hours, with an additional 2 hours of paid overtime.

This is also defined in Article 12 of 'Labour Law & Domestic Workers Law'.

The ministry further announced that domestic workers are entitled to a day of paid rest per week and they are also allowed to leave the house.

Source & Cover Image Credit: Ministry of Labour