raj0561Hello Experts, Please guide as to will Employees covered under ESIC get any benefit since due to LOCKDOWN, companies are not paying them the salary (full/half/Nil).
From India, New Delhi
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umakanthan53So far as I know, ESI being an unemployment insurance benefit due to the absence of the subscriber/employee caused by sickness/accident, I don't think that loss of employment due to any other reason can be covered by it.
From India, Salem
sudha.acharyaSir, please confirm if COVID 19 is covered under ESIC? Can a ESI member sufferring from COVID get medical benefits as per his/ her eligibility?
From India, Mumbai
rkn61Yes. Employees (Insured persons) shall be eligible to receive medical benefits from ESI
From India, Aizawl