Karnataka Government Insurence Department(K.G.I.D)

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.

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/

OTHER INFORMATION

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

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

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

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

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.

STATISTICS AT A GLANCE

Sl. No. Details Count

1

Number of Taluk’s

10

2

Number of Government Employees

31,202

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3

Number of Insured’s

22,262

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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

 

OFFICER INCHARGE DETAILS

Name Designation Contact Details

H. C. Lakshmikanthan

District Insurance Officer

 

Phone No.: 0816-2272056

 

Email id: diokgidtumkur@gmail.com