KARNATAKA GOVERNMENT INSURANCE DEPARTMENT (K.G.I.D.)

TUMKUR 

1.    INTRODUCTION:

District Insurance Office (K.G.I.D.) is an Independent and Compulsory Insurance programme established in 1958. The department is responsible for implementing Compulsory Insurance Programme to all the Pure Government Employees working under Karnataka Government.

 

2.    COMPLETE ADDRESS

 

Address

Contact Details

K.G.I.D.

District Office,

Room No. 301,

3rd  Floor

Mini Vidhana Soudha

Tumkur – 572 102

 

Phone No.: 0816-2272056

 

Email id: diokgidtumkur@gmail.com

 

3.    OFFICER INCHARGE DETAILS

 

Name

Designation

Contact Details

H. C. Lakshmikanthan

District Insurance Officer

 

Phone No.: 0816-2272056

 

Email id: diokgidtumkur@gmail.com

 

 

 

4.    HIERARCHY OF K.G.I.D.

DISTRICT INSURANCE OFFICER

        

 

SUPERINDENT

 

First Division Assistants

Second Division Assistants

  

 

 

5.     DEPARTMENT GENERAL INFORMATION

 

Karnataka Government Insurance Department was founded by his Excellency Sri. Chamaraja Wodeyar X in the year 1891 to establish security for all the State Government Employees.

 

Further developed by Divan Sir K. Sheshadri Iyer to include the Retirement funds to the Government employee and Death Claim settlement to the family of the Government employee in case of interim death during service. This was to provide financial stability to all the
State Government employees.

 

For further information please visit - http://www.kgid.kar.nic.in/

 

6.    OTHER INFORMATION

 

v  The District Insurance Office, Tumkur was established and                         de-centralized in Tumkur District in the year 1981.

v  The provision of Insurance for social security is provided by the department.

v  Also sanction of Loans is given to all the policy holders.

v  At the age of 55 years of the policy holders Maturity Amount (Policy amount + Bonus) will be provided

v  In case of death of the policy holder before the age of 55 years, the Death Claim amount will be given to the Nominee/Family.

 

7.    STATISTICS AT A GLANCE

 

Sl. No.

Details

Count

1

Number of Taluk’s

10

2

Number of Government Employees

31,202*

3

Number of Insured’s

22,262**

*   :  Details from District Employment Exchange Office.

                                 ** :   Details from District Treasury as per Dec 2012..