Wipro Infotech, IT arm of Wipro Ltd, has successfully completed the digitisation of Employees’ State Insurance Corporation’s operations, one of the biggest e-governance projects in the country. Wipro Infotech had bagged the Rs 1,182-crore six-and-a-half-year project ‘Panchdeep’ in March 2009. The six-and-a-half-year Panchdeep project aims at improving the healthcare services provided to ESIC’s customers through online facilities to employers and insured people for registration, payment of premiums and disbursement of cash benefits.
Under the project, Wipro has set up a unified information system automating all internal and external processes of ESIC. Apart from installing hardware, Wipro has also provided specialised software solution and data centre facilities for covering over 2,000 locations across the country.
Source: Hindu Business Line