Tripura ratifies 2 yrs child care leave for employees
The left front government in Tripura today announced two years child care leave for the mothers employed in the public service ratifying the privilege of the central government employees.
The council of ministers in meeting accepted 13th amendment of Tripura Civil Services Leave Rules 1986 and extended the privilege of 730 days child care leave for the mothers of two children.
The employees can enjoy the leaves for caring and raring of children up to their (children) age of 18 years.
Finance Minister Bhanu Lal Saha said that at present the mothers are getting six months maternal leave along with 30 days annual earned leave and 12 days casual leave.
But central government has extended the child care leave for the mothers working in the government sector for two years and the state government ratified it.