The bank details are being captured to ensure hassle-free delivery of benefits under social security schemes or any benefits by the Central/State government directly to the worker’s account.
Labour Shramik Card Registration news: The Narendra Modi government had rolled out a national database for unorganised workers for the overall welfare of crores of unorganised workers of the country. The Centre has developed an e-SHRAM portal, which will be seeded with their Aadhaar cards.
The registered workers under the eSHRAM portal will be enrolled under the Pradhan Mantri Suraksha Bima Yojana (PMSBY) and premium for the first year will be borne by the Ministry of Labour & Employment, Government of India
More than 38 crore unorganised workers (UW) in the country will be registered under one portal. The registration under the e-SHRAM portal is totally free and workers do not have to pay anything for his or her registration at Common Service Centres (CSCs), or Regional Offices of State Government. There are no income criteria for registering on the eSHRAM as an unorganised worker. However, he/she should not be an income tax payee.
They can also directly register through the e-SHRAM portal eshram.gov.in. The bank details are being captured to ensure hassle-free delivery of benefits under social security schemes or any benefits by the Central/State government directly to the worker’s account. There will be no deduction from the worker’s bank account after registration.
Labour Shramik Card Registration Process
To register the e-SHRAM portal, login to the official website at eshram.gov.in.
Click on the ‘Register on the e-SHRAM’ link on the home page.
Enter the Aadhaar-linked mobile number and captcha code and click on send OTP.
Follow the subsequent instructions to complete the registration process.
Please note that if a worker does not have an Aadhaar-linked mobile number, then he/ she can visit the nearest CSC and register through Biometric authentication.
The workers should have an Aadhaar Number, Aadhaar-linked mobile number and bank account number to register for the e-SHRAM portal.