Employee State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) are stepping up for monitoring of registration of employers/employees under SPREE programme. ESIC has launched a special registration programme of employers and employees under ESI Act in the name of SPREE w. e. f. 20.12.2016 to 31.03.2017. The waiver of default action against employers under SPREE and the recent enhancement of wage ceiling from Rs. 15,000/- to Rs. 21,000/- are expected to impetus registration under the Act.
The ministry has formulated an Action plan to keep a watch on progress and outcome of the measures for ESIC.
ESIC also has to ensure that the data on new establishments/employees with EPFO is exchanged & to reconcile the left out beneficiaries.