Kathmandu– The government has approved the Contribution-based Social Security Regulations, 2075.
Cabinet meeting held on November 11 approved the Regulations, ensuring the social security rights to labourers and to make arrangements for providing social security to the contributors.
The Act related to this was already issued last year and the Regulations has been approved in accordance with Clause 69 of this Act, the Ministry of Labour, Employment and Social Security has stated today.
The Regulations provides for enlisting in the Social Security Fund the individuals drawing salary from government fund, the labourers in the informal sector and the self-employed individuals. It also has provision according to which an individual who has been de-listed from the Employers’ List under certain stipulated condition cannot run away from the responsibility of paying to the contributor.