35 Crore Workers to come Under ESIC

  • Bandaru Dattatraya, Union minister of state for Labour and Employment said that the Employee’s State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) is to include 35 crore workers in the social security schemes in the coming two years.
  • The inclusion is based on a nationwide survey made by ESIC.
  • The beneficiaries of the social security schemes will include workers from organized and unorganized sectors.