meeting for formulation of Employees State Insurance Society (ESIS), U.T.
Chandigarh, 1st Feb, 2019: The meeting for formulation of Employees State Insurance Society (ESIS), U.T. was held today under the chairmanship of Sh. Manoj Parida, IAS, Adviser to the Administrator today at U.T Secretariat, Chandigarh.
During the meeting it was decided that Employees State Insurance Society, U.T. Chandigarh will be formulated and registered under the Societies Act. Presently there are 2,30,160 insured persons under ESIC in U.T Chandigarh and this number is likely to increase with the enrolment of workers in unorganized sector and educational institutions.
Further it was decided that the State Insurance Society, U.T. Chandigarh will have representation from both employees and employers. Lastly, the society will receive 100% share for the insured persons. There are approximately 2.5 lacs. insured persons seeking treatment from ESI Chandigarh at present .
Among other officers present were Sh. Arun Kumar Gupta, IAS, Principal Secretary Home, Sh. Ajoy Kumar Sinha, IAS, Finance Secretary, Dr. G. Dewan, Director Health, U.T. Chandigarh.