Atal Bimit Vyakti Kalyan Yojna
By Sandeep nagyaan · 22 Sep 2018
Union Minister of State for Labour & Employment(I/C) has taken some very important decisions towards improvements in its services and benefits being provided the ESI Corporation has approved a Scheme named “ATAL BIMIT VYAKTI KALYAN YOJNA” for Insured Persons (IP) covered under the Employees’ State Insurance Act, 1948. To Insured Persons and their dependants. The decisions were taken considering the change in employment pattern and the current scenario of employment in India which has transformed from a long-term employment to fixed short-term engagement in the form of contract and temping.
Atal Bimit Vyakti Kalyan Yojna:- This scheme is a relief payable in cash directly to the bank account of insured persons in case of unemployment and while they search for a new engagement.
Main points of this scheme:- ESI Corporation has approved the proposal for reimbursement of Rs. 10/- per person to the employers to encourage the seeding of Aadhar (UID) in ESIC database of their workers and their family members. (2) ESI Corporation has approved the proposal for relaxing the eligibility conditions for availing Super Specialty treatment has now been relaxed from earlier insurable employment of 2 years to 06 months with contribution requirement of only 78 days. (3) ESI Corporation has approved the proposal for increasing the Funeral Expenses from existing Rs. 10,000/- to Rs. 15,000/- being paid on the death of Insured Person.