A one-time drive, is intended to extend the social security benefits to all-eligible under the Act, who have till now kept out of the ESI coverage , and is open for the period w.e.f. 20th
December 2016 to 31st March 2017
Salient Features of Scheme
The Employer registering during period will be treated as covered from the date of registration or as declared by them.
The newly registered employees shall be treated as covered from the date of their registration.
This will not have any bearing on actions taken/required under ESI Act , if any , prior to 20th December , 2016.
ESI Launch scheme to Promote Registration of Employers/Employee