New Delhi: The ESI Corporation during its 172nd meeting held on Wednesday under the Chairmanship of Santosh Kumar Gangwar, Minister of State for Labour & Employment, has taken some very important decisions towards improvements in its service delivery mechanism.
The other dignitaries participating in the meeting were M Sathiyavathy, IAS, Secretary, Labour & Employment; Raj Kumar, IAS, Director General, ESIC, and Sandhya Shukla IA & AS, Financial Commissioner, ESIC., representatives of Employees and Employers and ESI Corporation members, representatives of State Governments and officers of MoL&E and ESIC. ESIC in the meeting has approved starting of 50 bedded Medical facilities/Hospital at Alwar, Rajasthan and 100 bedded Medical facilities/Hospital at Bihta, Patna, Bihar.
To improve its services delivery machinery, ESI Corporation has been decided to revise the Memorandum of Association of the Employees' State Insurance Society in the States who opt for it. In the meeting, the ESI Corporation approved its Annual Report and Annual Accounts for the year 2016-17 for laying it in the Parliament.