The overall administrative control in running the scheme in the State as a whole including the Six Sub Regions (Peenya, Bommasandra, Mysore, Mangalore, Hubli and Gulbarga ) rest with the Regional Director, ESIC, Bangalore.
With a view to ensure effective administration by way of easy accessibility and early settlement of claims and grievances of employers and employees with reference to the activities connected with Insurance and benefits matters, the Joint Directors of the respective Sub Region exercise the powers delegated in this regard.
The ESI Scheme was implemented in the State of Karnataka vide Notification No.S.O.1428 dated 15.7.1958 w.e.f. 27.7.1958. The Scheme was first implemented in Bangalore and thereby extended to other geographical areas over the years in the State. Now ESI Scheme has been implemented in entire state of Karnataka w.e.f.01-05-2016 the ESI Scheme has been implemented in the following Districts :
The ESI Scheme has been implemented in the following Districts w.e.f. 1.9.2016 of Karnataka.
Therefore presently entire Karnataka state covered under ESI Scheme.