The Government of Jammu and Kashmir has brought about following significant amendments to Jammu and Kashmir Building and Other Construction Workers (Regulation of Employment and Conditions of Services) Rules, 2006 through notification dated November 7th, 2023:
- Beneficiary’s children shall be entitled to financial assistance from the Board in the form of scholarship, stipulated for each class/course, as applicable;
- The Board shall provide financial assistance of INR 50,000/- for the marriage of a construction worker or his/her dependent real sons and daughters. Such assistance shall be restricted to two dependents only. An application for financial assistance shall be submitted along with the requisite documents, at least 3 months prior to the actual date of marriage or within 2 months from the actual date when the marriage has taken place.