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ESI, PF benefits elude many pourakarmikas

A councillor has alleged though ESI and PF contributions were deducted from the salaries of pourakarmikas, it has not been remitted to the departments. file photo file photo  

Owing to large-scale misappropriation and bogus names on the rolls of garbage contractors, BBMP officials are now finding that Employee State Insurance (ESI) and Provident Fund (PF) benefits, have not reached many pourakarmikas.