After the labor reforms, the exercise of linking social security and health programs to a large section of the unorganized sector. According to Apoorva Chandra, Secretary, Ministry of Labor, the Central Government can issue notification of its Labor Code at any time.
With the efforts of the ministry, the delivery employees of e-commerce companies like Amazon, Flipkart will soon be able to provide facilities related to the State Employees Insurance Corporation (ESIC). At the same time, 3-4 crore workers associated with building construction will be linked to the Ayushman Bharat Scheme.
Work has started in this direction. Chandra said that 44 labor laws of the Center will be repealed as soon as the notification is issued. Ministry Wage Board after Labor Code notification is issued. On his recommendation, the Ministry will take a final decision. The process of formation of a wedge board has started.
The labor law provides for the provision of ESIC to the unorganized sector workers. Chandra said that the ministry is in touch with e-commerce companies to connect the delivery employees of Amazon, Flipkart, and other e-commerce companies with ESIC, and in the next two-three months, those workers can get this facility.