Grant of Maternity Leave – Clarification
AN/XIV/19404/Leave Matters/Vol-III Dated: 19-04-2017
All PCsDA/CsDA/PCA (Fys)
Subject: Grant of maternity leave – Clarification
A reference was made to DoP&T regarding quantum of maternity leave admissible to a female government servant consequent upon death of the child(s) after birth.
2. In reply, DoP&T has clarified that – ” in case of death of child shortly after birth, the woman employees may be granted Maternity Leave of two months for recovery after delivery of the child”.
3. Similar cases/requests may be regulated accordingly.