Hi, My wife worked in a school as a teacher and now resigned from the institution on 18th March 2020 as she is pregnant. The school management wanted her to resign as she cannot continue as teacher for the academic year 2020 - 2021 because she is pregnant. she is covered under the ESCI benefits and registered under ESIC from 2015. The current benefit start date and end date is 01-01-2020 to 30-06-2020. Please let me know can she apply for maternity benefits and Payments. please let me know the procedure for the same.
From India, Madras