MoLE- 20.03.2020 – Advisory-advising Employers not to terminate their employees or reduce their
MoLE-24-27.03.2020 – Advisory –advising the States to utilize the BoCW Cess Fund collected by
Labour Welfare Boards to provide assistance and support to the registered unorganized construction
MoLE-11.04.2020- 20 Control Rooms set up throughout the country to address wage related
grievances of the workers.
MoLE -States requested to nominate Nodal Officer to liaise with these Control Rooms for speedier
disposal of grievances.
Grace Period given to all employers /establishments to file Returns in respect of EPFO, ESIC, CLC,
EPFO-28.03.2020- Members allowed to avail 75% of PF Balance or 3 months of Salary +DA
whichever is less.
EPFO – Government of India to bear the EPFO contribution of both Employer and Employee for 3
ESIC –Beneficiaries allowed to purchase medicines from private chemists during lockdown period.
ESIC –Beneficiaries can avail medical treatment from any tie up hospital without referral letter,
during lockdown period.
ESIC-13 ESIC Hospitals with 1861 Isolation beds converted into dedicated COVID-19 Hospitals.
ESIC –Quarantine Facility at 4 ESIC Hospitals made available with 1184 Beds
ESIC- Additional ,1011 Isolation Beds,555 ICU / HDU Beds with Ventilators at most of the other ESIC
ESIC- COVID-19 Testing Facility made available at ESIC Medical College & Hospital, Faridabad,
Haryana and Sanathnagar, Hyderabad, Telangana.
ESIC- First ‘Mobile BSL-3 VRDL Lab’ of the country for COVID-19 testing begins work at ESIC Medical
College & Hospital, Sanathnagar , Hyderabad, Telangana