Under section 39 of ESI Act, principal employer is responsible for depositing the employees' and employers' contribution @ 1.75% and 4.75% of the wages respectively in respect of employees drawing wages up to the prescribed limit. With effect from 01.05.2010, the wage ceiling for coverage of employees is Rs.15,000.00 per month.


The contributions collected in Orissa Region during the year 2010 - 2011 to February- 2015 are as under.

Year
Total revenue  income (RS. in Lakhs)
2010-2011
6698.40
2011-2012
8398.41
2012-2013
11437.05
2013-2014
14264.51
Up to Feb.2015
14712.27