K M Ravindran Marar
Asked October 07, 2016

Temporary employees in LIC

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As Hon'ble Supreme Court modifed its earlier Judgment dated 09-08-2016, it has been informed that the employees who worked on a temporary basis with Life Insurance Corporation India has to be absorbed in the rolls of LIC. Kindly let me know the period for which this notification is applicable/given effect to and also the total number of days to be worked by the temporary employee for availing the above eligibility

Answer 1

The Supreme Court of India awarded only 50 per cent of back wages to the temporary and badli workers of Life Insurance Corporation of India (LIC) who were absorbed as full-time employees with all other consequential benefits and directed LIC to comply with the order within eight weeks[1].

The eligibility conditions for absorption are[2]-

  • The concerned workmen who were employed by LIC of India between the period from 20.05.1985 to 04.03.1991 and satisfying the conditions as per the above award only are eligible for apply. The workmen, who have been appointed by following the procedure under the Life Insurance Corporation of India (Staff) Regulations, 1960 or any other instructions issued by the Corporation from time to time only will be considered.
  • The temporary Class III employees who have worked for 85 days in any two calendar years with the Corporation between 20th May 1985 and 04.03.1991 and who conformed to the required eligibility criteria for regular appointment on the dates of their initial temporary appointment will be considered.
  • The temporary Class IV employees who have worked for 70 days in any three calendar years with the Corporation between 20th May 1985 and 04.03.1991 and who conformed to the required eligibility criteria for regular appointment on the dates of their initial temporary appointment will be considered.
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    [1] Tamil Nadu Terminated Full Time Temporary LIC Employees Association vs. LIC of India & Others CONT. PETN. (C) NO. 459/2015

    [2] https://www.licindia.in/getattachment/f931d05c-680f-4055-bf0e-6ac57a1135f4/Notice-for-implementation-of-CGIT-Award

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