Employees’ State Insurance Act, 1948
65. Benefits not to be combined
(1) An insured person shall not be entitled to receive for the same period-
(a) both sickness benefit and maternity benefit; or
(b) both sickness benefit and disablement benefit for temporary disablement; or
(c) both maternity benefit and disablement benefit for temporary disablement.
(2) Where a person is entitled to more than one of the benefits mentioned in sub-section (1), he shall be entitled to choose which benefit he shall receive.