Daijiworld Media Community – Udupi (HB)
Udupi, Dec 2: Most of the people is struggling to get ESI advantages, the ESIC authority of India has not settled the dues of personal hospitals. Subsequently, the MASS India NGO (All India) unit will stage a starvation strike in entrance of the DC workplace on Tuesday, December 8 introduced nationwide vice-president of MASS India NGO G A Koteyar.
He was talking on the press membership within the metropolis on Wednesday, December 2. ”There have been 37 political leaders from Karnataka who claimed medical advantages from the federal government between April 4, 2019, to March 31, 2020, although they don’t belong to deprived teams. This contains Moodbidri MLA Umanath Kotian, J C Madhu Swamy, Okay Madal Virupakshappa, Vishweshwar Hegde Kageri, Narayana Gowda, B Sriramulu, Tanveer Sait, S Kumar Bangarappa, Kumaraswamy and lots of different political leaders. These leaders get pleasure from all the advantages supplied by the federal government, however the poor should battle to obtain the ESI well being advantages.”
“Udupi has solely two ESI profit hospitals KMC and Adarsh hospital. The previous has stopped medical therapy to ESI contributors and their beneficiaries from November 1 as a result of ESIC authority didn’t settle their dues for the previous a number of months,” he added.
“MASS India NGO president had introduced this concern to the discover of a number of involved departments. He had additionally despatched a letter to the Prime Minister, labour minister of India, director of ESIC Delhi, regional director of ESIC Bengaluru, director of ESIS (Medical Providers Karnataka),” Koteyar stated.
The MP and DC of Udupi on November 5 stated that these letters have been acknowledged by the involved departments, nonetheless, our authorities didn’t take any motion on the matter, he stated.
“On the day of the starvation strike, we are going to declare ‘sampoorna kranthi’ and till ESIC authority settles the dues of the hospital we won’t name off the strike,” he warned.
“The first and pressing requirement is for ESIC to settle the dues of KMC Hospital, Manipal. ESI therapy have to be restarted for the beneficiaries at KMC hospital, Manipal and the ESI services have to be prolonged as much as Rs 30,000 for salaried staff. Additional all dispensaries should have medical doctors and nurses who will probably be obtainable for all,” he burdened.
There’s a year-old demand that Udupi ought to have an ESI hospital, nonetheless, the demand has fallen on deaf ears. Let the involved division settle dues, which can assist the underprivileged, Koteyar stated.
Praveen Kumar ESI contributor, welfare government member of MASS India Stephan Rajesh Periera, Brahmavar taluk president Praveen Nelson Shirva had been current on the press meet.