but they are covered under PF. PF salary ceiling is only 15000/-. Those employees whose salary
is upto Rs.15000/- could be covered under PF.
Currently, ESI is applicable to only establishments (Factory, Shop, Commercial establishments, Educational Institutions, Hospitals,Laboratories) where minimum 10 employees have worked for minimum one day. Now new Labour Code is approved by President of India, and also published in Official Gazette, dated 29th Sept 2020.
As per new Code, even if only one employee is working in establishments where hazardous or life threatening work is carried out, ESI conditions shall be applicable.
While considering “wages” for making contributions, the components such as House rent allowance, overtime allowance, commission, travel allowance are excluded, as per new Code
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