Keeping in view the pandemic in the form of “Corona Virus” (COVID-19) in the country, the Director General has relaxed the provision as entered in regulations 26 & 31 of ‘The Employees’ State Insurance (General) Regulations , 1950′. The proviso of regulation 31 shall be read as 45 days instead of 15 days for the contribution payable for the month of February & March 2020 only.
The ESI Contribution for the month of February & March 2020 can be filed & paid up to 15-04-2020 instead of 15-03-2020 & 15-04-2020 respectively.
Employees State Insurance Corporation
[Notice dt. 16-03-2020]