Dear Kapil Dev Singh,
According to the Contract Labour (R&A) Act,1970 the P E will have to take Registration Certificate from the Registering Officer as the total no. of contract labourers exceeds 20 considering the total of all the contract labourers engaged by all the four contractors but at the same time all the four contractors are not to take licence as in their individual capacity they are not employing 20 or more contract workers with them. The PE will also have to comply with the other requirement of Act & THe Haryana Contract (R&A) Rules, 1975 as regards to maintenance of records, sending of annual return etc.
Opinion Submitted as requested.
(Labour Law & Legal Consultants)
12th August 2009 From India, Delhi