Removal of disparity in respect of half pay leave between industrial and non-industrial employees of the Departments other than Railways.
Dopt clarified in the office memorandum(No.12012/1/82-Estt.(Leave) released on 8th May, 1987 that the Industrial employees other than Railways, who are governed by the Factories Act, 1948, and who have completed a year’s service during the calendar year beginning from 1.1.1985 in accordance with the entitlements referred to in the aforesaid O.M.
They will also entitled to advance credit of half pay leave in two instalments of 10 days each on the first day of January and July of every calendar year as per procedure laid down in Rule 29 of the Central Civil Service (Leave) Rules, 1972, as amended from time to time.
The advance credit will be admissible with effect from 1st January, 1986.
These orders shall also apply in the case of employees working in the Ministry of Defence (Industrial Workers).