6 months maternity leave for MR employees

Gangtok, 03 May:

The State Government has issued a notification regarding paid maternity leave of six months to female muster roll employees and female workers in various industries in Sikkim.

Female muster roll employees working in different departments and female labourers/ workers engaged by various organisations/ industrial establishments in the State of Sikkim will be entitled to avail maternity leave for six months with full wages, the notification reads.

The notification was issued on 28 Apr, 2018 by Secretary, Department of Labour, LP Chettri.