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Announcements by the Government of Tripura
State

Tripura

Updated: 23rdSeptember, 2021

Implementation of ESIC provisions in certain parts of Tripura

The Ministry of Labour and Employment, vide notification No. S.O. 3952(E), dated 23rd September 2021, has notified the following provisions of The Employees’ State Insurance Act, 1948. These provisions shall come into force in all the areas of Dhalai, Gomati, North Tripura, and Sepahijala districts in the State of Tripura with effect from 1st October 2021.

Sections 38 (All applicable employees to be insured)
Section 39 (all applicable members to contribute)
Section 40 (Principal employer to pay contributions in the first instance)
Section 41 (Recovery of contributions to be done by the immediate employer)
Section 42 (General provisions as to payment of contributions to be followed)
Section 43 (Method of payment of contributions to be followed for all applicable members)
Section 45A (Determination of contributions in certain cases to be done)
Section 45H (Application of certain provisions of the Income-Tax Act) of Chapter IV;
Section 46 (Benefits) to Section 73 (Employer not to dismiss or punish employee during period of sickness, etc.) of Chapter V; and
Section 74 (Constitution of Employees’ Insurance Court), section 75 (Matters to be decided by the Employees’ Insurance Court), Sub-sections (2) to (4) of section 76 (Institution of proceedings, etc.),
Section 80 (Benefits are not admissible unless claimed in time),
Section 82 (Appeal)
Section 83 (Stay of payment for pending appeal) of Chapter VI.

Tripura

Updated: 16 th June, 2021

Industrial Relations Code Rules, 2021

The Government of Tripura vide notification no. F.21(99-4)- LAB/ENF/IR/2021/1254, dated 16th June 2021, has issued the draft Industrial Relations Code Rules, 2021. The department has invited objections and suggestions on the draft till 30 days from the date of publishing the notification. Such objections and suggestions maybe addressed to Secretary, Labour at lctripura.ngt@gmail.com.

Tripura

Updated: 16 th June, 2021

Code on Wages Rules, 2021

The Government of Tripura vide notification no. F.21(99-01)-LAB/ENF/CWR/2021/904-906, dated 16th June 2021, has issued the draft Tripura Code on Wages Rules, 2021. The department has invited objections and suggestions on the draft till 45 days from the date of publishing the notification. Such objections and suggestions maybe addressed to Secretary, Labour at lctripura.ngt@gmail.com.

Tripura

Updated: 25th May, 2021

ESIC services coverage extended

ESIC, vide notification No. N-16/2/Tripura/2017-P&D, dated 25th May 2021, has extended medical benefits with effect from 1st April 2021 to the families of all insured persons in the entire area of Khowai, South Tripura and Unakoti districts in the State of Tripura. This is in continuation to the ESIC endeavor to enlarge the coverage areas and provide benefits to members who were not earlier covered under this scheme

Tripura

Updated: 27thJanuary, 2021

Factories Rules

The Government of Tripura, vide notification no. F.7(121)-FB/AM(Vol.-II)/2007/2199-07, dated 27th January, 2021, has amended the Tripura Factories Rules, 2007. The amendments are:
1. Temperature in hygrometer has to be recorded, three times daily during working days at a proportional period of interval by a competent person approved by the inspector.
2. It further mandates the employer to provide personal protective equipment such as safety helmets, protective footwear, safety goggles, and spectacles, equipment for eye and face protection during welding, gloves and protective clothing, ear protection when exposed to noise, respiratory protection, etc. to all workers and the said equipment shall also conform to the relevant national standards.

Tripura

Updated: 29thJanuary, 2021

Shops And Establishments Ordinance

The Government of Tripura, vide notification no.F.8(3)-Law/Leg-I/2021, dated 29th January, 2021, has introduced Tripura Shops and Establishments (Fifth Amendment) Ordinance 2021. As per the notification, the existing provision of registration of shops and establishments has been substituted. Henceforth, establishments only have to obtain trade license for pursuing business from the competent local authority through the department’s online portal - swaagat.tripura.gov.in.