Islamabad: Islamabad Chief Commissioner has issued a notification fixing the monthly minimum wage at Rs13,000 in the Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) Administration’s jurisdiction.

Meanwhile, the Directorate of Industries and Labour Welfare Islamabad has directed owners of all factories and business centres in Islamabad to ensure implementation of the minimum monthly wage to workers. It said that action will be initiated against violators as four special teams have been formed to carry out checking of businesses and factories to ensure that the order was being implemented.