Hoogly is covered under ESIC Act from 1st Jan 2017.

ESIC 2.0 Program Phase  in regard to covering non-implemented areas to implement areas, entire Hoogly District (in the State of West Bengal) is covered under ESIC Act from 1st Jan 2017.  Notification is attached.  

Maternity Leave Increased Upto 26 Weeks For Esi Members

Effective from 20th January, 2017, by virtue of amendment in the ESI Rules , an insured woman shall be entitled to 26 weeks maternity leave. However, an insured woman having two or more than two surviving children shall be entitled to receive maternity benefits during a period of twelve weeks of which not more than […]

ESI limit enhanced to Rs.21,000 w.e.f 1st Jan 2017

MINISTRY OF LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 22nd December, 2016 G.S.R. 1166(E).—Whereas certain draft rules further to amend the Employees’ State Insurance (Central) Rules, 1950 were published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part-II, section 3, sub-section (i) vide number G.S.R. 957(E),dated the 6th October, 2016, as required by sub-section (1) of section […]

ESI – Change in Maternity Leave

These rules may be called the Employees’ State Insurance (Central) Amendment Rules, 2016. 2. In the Employees’ State Insurance (Central) Rules, 1950;— (a) in rule 2, after sub-rule 2(A), the following sub-rule shall be inserted, namely:—