In a Press release issued today, Shri. Raja. M. Shanmugham, President said that he was glad and extremely thankful to the Government for the Employees’ State Insurance Corporation (ESIC) decision to pay 50% of average wages to the employees for maximum 90 days unemployment by taking into account the impact caused due to COVID-19 Pandemic and specifically added that from day one, Tiruppur Exporters’ Association was requesting the government to advice ESIC to pay the wages from its corpus fund.