This company is giving bonus to the employees on reducing weight, know what is the offer

Healthy employees will get bonus

Online broking startup Zerodha has offered its employees that if they lose extra weight, they will get half a month’s salary as bonus.

A company has adopted a very unique way to keep its employees fit on World Health Day. This company gives bonus (bonus) to its employees for losing extra weight.Bonus) is offering. online broking startup zerodha ,Zerodha) has started this special program Fun Health Program in which employees have to change their BMI (BMI ) is given a target to get below a certain level. If he achieves this goal, then he will get a bonus from the company. Nitin Kamath, co-founder and CEO of Zerodha informed about this special program by tweeting one after the other today.

What is Zerodha Fun Health Program

Nitin Kamath wrote through a tweet that his company is running a special program Fun Health Program, so that employees can be motivated to stay fit. According to this program, employees of Zerodha will be entitled to get bonus if they lose weight. Through a tweet, Kamath informed that employees with a body mass index (BMI) of less than 25 in Zerodha will get a bonus equal to half a month. Kamath informed that the average BMI of his team is 25.3. At the same time, he said that if the average BMI falls below 24 by the month of August, then everyone will get half a month more bonus. He further wrote that even though BMI may not be the best measure of health, it can prove to be the best way to start.

Who is Nitin Kamath

Nitin Kamath started the discount broking model of Zerodha in 2010. Before that, Kamath himself used to trade at his own level. He is considered a major contributor to the promotion of discount broking. He is also famous in the media for his passion for health. More than 1100 employees work in his team. Before the launch of Zerodha, Kamath had also taken the franchise of Reliance Money. In his hobbies, he has given place to running, cycling and swimming and basketball.

what is bmi

The scale that Kamath has chosen for the bonus, ie BMI, actually tells the amount of fat present in the body on the basis of body height and weight. Higher BMI means more fat in the body. At the same time, low BMI is also not considered right. For Indians, it is generally believed that a person with a BMI of 18.5 to 23 is normal and healthy. While over 25 is considered obese, the BMI for normal weight around the world is considered to be between 18.5 and 24.9. At the same time, above 30 is considered obese. The formula to calculate BMI is simple. To get this, you have to divide your weight by the square of your height.

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