e = EXTRA REACH FOR UNORGANISED WORKERS (DGLW)
1. Initiatives in Progress: Unorganised Workers’ Identity Card
- Identification and registration of unorganized workers by State Governments as per Unorganized Workers Social Security Act, 2008 leading to creation of unorganized workers’ database.
- Portable Smart Card to unorganized workers linked to Aadhar and bank account numbers to be issued by States in 2015-16.
- Convergence of Social Security Schemes for unorganized workers on a single platform.
- Single point of contact for unorganized workers’ Social Security Schemes.
- Holistic monitoring of schemes to assess access to and quality of services for unorganized workers.