District-Wise ESI Dispensaries in Kerala
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT
UNSTARRED QUESTION NO-3613
ESI dispensaries in Kerala
3613 . Shri Binoy Viswam
(a)whether it is a fact that many districts in Kerala does not have any ESI dispensaries;
(b)the district-wise details of the same; and
(c)whether Government is ready to allocate new ESI dispensaries especially in those districts which does not have any?
MINISTER OF STATE (IC) FOR LABOUR AND EMPLOYMENT
(SHRI SANTOSH KUMAR GANGWAR)
(a) to (c): All districts in Kerala have Employees’ State Insurance (ESI) Dispensaries. The district-wise number of dispensaries in the State of Kerala is enclosed at Annexure. In addition, recently Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) has given its “In Principle” approval to Government of Kerala for setting up of new ESI dispensaries, as under:
1. Kanan Devan Hills, District Idukki.
2. Mannankandam, District Idukki.
3. Mananthavady, District Wayanad.
4. Sulthan Bathery, District Wayanad.