Union Labour and Employment Minister Bandaru Dattatreya has said that vacant posts of doctors and technicians in ESIC hospitals will be filled on priority basis. He was speaking after inaugurating a modernized 50 bedded hospital in Hubli, in North Karnataka today.
The minister informed that 8000 vacancies are filled till now and the process of recruitment will continue. He assured that quality of Health services and cleanliness in ESIC hospitals will be given the highest priority.
Laying stress on extending social security schemes of labour department to labourers in unorganized sector, he said that Anganwadi, Asha, midday meal workers and Beedi workers will be brought under social security schemes of his ministry.