PONDICHERRY BUILDING AND OTHER CONSTRUCTION WORKERS' WELFARE BOARD

 
Updated on 29th August 2017

BENEFITS PROVIDED IN THE ACTS / RULES

Sl.No.
Type of Benefit
Amended Rules
Enhanced Amount
1.
Marriage Assistance
Rule 284
Rs.7000/-
2.
Maternity Benefit
Rule 273
Rs.5000/-
3.
Medical assistance
Rule 282
Rs.500/- for initial minimum period of 5 days and thereafter @ Rs. 50/- per day upto maximum of Rs.1500/-p.m.
4.
Accident medical assistance
Rule 282
Beneficiary is eligible to claim a sum of Rs.1500/- p.m. until he/she becomes physically fit to resume normal work
Death Benefit
1 (a)
Natural death benefit sanctioned by Board
Insertion of Rule 280-A
Rs.70,000/-
(b)
Natural death through LIC (AABY)
Rs.30,000/-
2 (a)
Accidental death benefit sanctioned by Board
Insertion of Rule 280-A
Rs.2,25,000/-
(b)
Accidental death through LIC
Rs.75,000/-
3
Funeral assistance
Rule 279
Rs.7000/-
Disablement Benefit
1 (a)
Total disablement benefit sanctioned by Board
Rule 282
Rs. 75,000/-
(b)
The Board may sanctioned medical assistance for specialized treatment
Rule 282 A
Upto 2 lakhs
(c)
Total disablement benefit through LIC
Rs. 75,000/-
(d)
Partial disablement benefit through LIC
Rs. 37,500/-
Cash award and educational financial assistance
1.
Educational financial assistance to the wards beneficiaries from 9th std. to 12th and ITI through LIC
Rs.1200/- p.a. for two children
2 (a)
Higher Educational financial assistance sanctioned by Board
Rule 283
M.B.B.S/B.D.S : Rs.1lakh (OTP)*
B.E./B.Tech : Rs.50,000/- (OTP)*
Dip.in,Engg. :Rs.20,000/-(OTP)*
P.G. Degr :Rs.4,000/-p.a.
Degree course:Rs.2,000/- p.a.
P.G. Dip. :Rs.3,000/- p.a.
Non-Engg.Dip.courses:Rs.2,000/- p.a.
(b)
State level cash benefit for H.Sc. sanctioned by Board
Rule 283
1st Rank :Rs.1 lakh
2ndrank :Rs.80,000/-
3rdrank :Rs.60,000/-
(c)
Regional level cash benefit for H.Sc. sanctioned by Board
Rule 283
1st Rank :Rs.60,000/-
2ndrank :Rs.40,000/-
3rd rank :Rs.20,000/-
(d)
Higher Educational financial assistance of P.G Medical & P.G.Engg. courses
Rule 283
Super specialty Rs.1,50,000/-
M.D./M.S. Rs.1,00,000/-
M.Tech./M.E Rs.75,000/-
3.
Skill Development Scheme
The Board has Implemented the Skill Development Scheme (RPL) to the Construction Workers.