West Bengal hoard of Secondary Education
77/2, Park Street, Kolkata -700 016
Circular No. S/148
From : The Secretary
W.B. Board of Secondary Education
To : Title Heads of all recognized Secondary School.
Sub : Enhancement of the limit of Maternity Leave for the teaching and non-teaching Female employees of all recognized secondary schools.
Heads of all recognized secondary schools are informed that in terms of Memo No. 1146-F(P) dated 14.02.2011 of the Finance Department (Audit Board), Govt. of West Bengal, the President, W.B.B.S.E. in exercise of power conferred by Sub-Section (2) of Section (28) of the West Bengal of Secondary Education Act, 1963, as amended, has been pleased to enhance the maternity leave for the teaching and non-teaching female employees of secondary schools for a maximum period of 180 days instead of existing limit of 135 days on full average pay subject to the existing term and conditions as laid down in Leave Rule 8, vide Education Department Notification No.1541-Edn(S) dated 15.12.1977, as amended.
This order will be effective on and from 01.01.2011. Necessary amendments of the relevant Rules will be made in due course.
Memo No. S/148 (1-15) :