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STATE GOVERNMENT “SHRAM AWARD” THE SCHEME
(Original Scheme when it was first declared on 04/02/1984)

Vide Labour and Employment notification dated 4-2-84 State of Gujarat has introduced a scheme to encourage & recognise innovative work done by industrial workman in the field of production, productivity , Industrial peace, presence of mind, & steps taken by the workman to save the life and limbs of yellow workers & property of the public at large , of the affected area in the event of any calamity/emergency and also any special work done for the welfare of worker. The scheme is being implemented by commissioner of Labour (Factory Wing) Ahmedabad.

DETAILS OF RAJYA SHRAM AWARDS

The scheme of awards is as follows

1. “Rajya Shram Ratna”
2. “Rajya Shram Bhushan”
3. “Rajya Shram Vir”
4. Rajya Shram Shri / Shram Devi.

The cash prize of the number of such awards is in a year would be as follows:

Sr. No.
Title Of Award
No. Of Awards
Cash Prize
1
Rajya Shram Ratna
4
RS.   1,00,000/-
2
Rajya Shram Bhushan
4
RS.     44,000/-
3
Rajya Shram Vir
4
RS.     24,000/-
4.
Rajya Shram Shri / Shram Devi.
4
RS.     15,000/-

The total number of awards in a year would be sixteen. Awards indicated at, 1,2,& 3 will be given to selected candidates from the total no. of applications received from various types of industries, where as award indicated at Sr. No.4 is given from the applications received from Textile Industries, Engineering Industries, Chemical Industries and remaining miscellaneous types of Industries.

· Awardees would also receive a certificate of recognition , part from the cash prizes as
  above.
·  A committee headed by Labour Secretary will scrutinize the applications and select
   the awardees.
· Those applicant or management who desires to participate in this scheme may apply in
   prescribed form latest by 30th June the concerned office of Inspector of Factories or
   The Chief Inspectors of Factories, Gujarat State.

GUIDE LINES OF SCHEME

An applicant should be workman as defined in Industrial Dispute Act 1947 & working in Industrial Establishment manufacturing activity as per section 2(k) of the Factories Act 1948. Workman solely engaged in the routine duties would be eligible. Award will be given to workman working in Industrial Establishment who have a distinguished performance record, devotion to duty of high order, specific contribution in the filed of productivity, proven innovative abilities, presence of mind and exceptional courage action taken by workman to save life & property in the case of emergency and his/her special efforts made for welfare & achievement of Industrial peace.

SHRAM RATNA being the highest award will go to a worker of really outstanding caliber.

SHRAM BHUSHAN
will be awarded to workers who have made exceptional contribution in productivity /production and have also shown innovative abilities of high order.

SHRAM VIR
will be awarded to workers who have a continuous record of dedicated services and high order of productivity.

SHRAM SHRI/SHRAM DEVI
will be awarded to workers who have shown exceptional zeal and enthusiasm for work and have had significant contribution towards productivity.

SELECTION COMMITTEE

A committee headed by Labour Secretary will select the awardees for the above mentioned awards & after getting consent from selected applicants, they would be informed to remain present at relevant time and venue of the function to receive their award.

Members of the committee are as follows :-

1) Secretary, Labour & Employment Dept. Chairman Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar

2) Secretary (Expenditure) Finance Dept. Member Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar

3) Secretary Industrial Mines & Energy Dept. Member Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar

4) Commissioner of Industries, Ahmedabad Member

5) Commissioner of Labour Member

6) Director of Employment & Training Member Old Sachivalaya, Gandhinagar

7) Chief Inspector of Factories Ahmedabad Member Head Quarter of the committee is
    Ahmedabad

The now amended scheme of Government of Gujarat

Sr. No.
Title Of Award
No. Of Awards
Cash Prize
1
Rajya Shram Ratna
4
RS.   1,00,000/-
2
Rajya Shram Bhushan
4
RS.     60,000/-
3
Rajya Shram Vir
4
RS.     40,000/-
4.
Rajya Shram Shri / Shram Devi.
4
RS.     20,000/-

The Shram Award total prize money is increased to Rs. 2,20,000 by notification
no: shram/2004/4061/M(3) dated 25th April 2005

Provision is made to give memento of up to Rs. 20,000 to award winners

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