A One Day Workshop-Cum-Panel disscussion was Organised on 21st December 2012.40 participants fr
The Government of Odisha appointed the Director of Industries as an ex-officio-Labour Commissioner in the State in the year 1950. With the Growth of Labour problems and enactment of various Labour Legislations, the Government in their Resolution dated 13th January, 1953 created the separate office of the Labour Commissioner-cum-Chief Inspector of Factories from 1st April 1953. Subsequently the office of the Chief Inspector of Factories was separated from the office of the Labour Commissioner. The State Government in Labour and ESI Department continued to function as the “Appropriate Government” during the period under report in respect of all Industries other than those for which the Union Government is the “Appropriate Government”.