The government of Maharashtra Amends the applicability under the employees state insurance Act 1948.

The Maharashtra Public Health Department vide its notification dated 29th September 2020 has extended the applicability of the Employees’ State Insurance Act, 1948 to establishments having ten or more persons with effect from October 01, 2020 against its earlier limit of 20.

Further, the Act shall now be applicable to Shops, Hotels, Restaurants, Road Motor Transport Establishments, Cinema including preview theatres, Newspaper establishment as defined in Section 2 of the Working Journalists (Condition of Services) and Miscellaneous Provision Act, 1995.

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