JKAC approves formation of Employees State Insurance Society

JAMMU: In a significant decision aiming to promote the welfare of the employees and workforce, the Administrative Council which met under the chairmanship of Jammu and Kashmir Lieutenant Governor, Girish Chandra Murmu on Wednesday accorded sanction to the formation of J&K Employees Insurance Society under Employees Insurance Act 1948.

The society upon registration would serve as a managerial and health care body to provide for effective administration and management of insurance health facilities and insurance benefits to around 2.95 lakh insured persons under the Employees Insurance Scheme. (AGENCIES)