The Welfare Organisation shall arrange examination of
needy mine workers/Beedi workers including Gharkhata Workers/Cine workers in their own hospitals,
if such arrangement exists, failing which the workers may get their eyes tested
in the state hospitals or in a Hospital of Public Sector Undertaking or from a
qualified Optician and obtain the lense(s) number for
The re-imbursement will be made on the production of cash receipt for purchase of
Spectacles, spectacles and prescription from the Optician/doctor before an officer of Labour Welfare Organisation
nominated by the concerned Welfare
5. A miner/worker who has been supplied with the spectacles will not be entitled for replacement of the same for the following 5 years, if the power of the lenses needs a change, the lenses may be replaced after one year from the date of purchase for which last reimbursement was made and at cost not exceeding Rs. 20/-.
6. The eligible worker shall have to apply in the prescribed form for obtaining the spectacles or reimbursement of the cost thereof in part or full from the Welfare Organisation.