ESI Corporation has today approved a remarkable decision to increase per capita ceiling of
sharing expenditure with State Governments from existing Rs. 2150/- to Rs. 3000/- with
sub ceiling of Rs. 1250/- for “Administration” and Rs. 1750/- for “Others”. With
enhancement of this ceiling, the State Governments may now further equip better their
medical services to ESI Beneficiaries in its ESI medical institutions. The enhanced ceiling
of Rs. 3000/- will be fixed from 2017-2018 to 2019-2020 and reviewed annually from
2020-21 on the basis of WPI and expenditure pattern of the States.
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