Early Departure of Muslim Employees during RAMZAN


Government of West Bengal
Finance Department
Audit Branch

No. 7751-F(P) Dated: 02.08.2011.


At present the Muslim employees who are on ROJA (fasting for RAMZAN), are permitted to leave office at 4 pm during the month of RAMZAN.

After careful consideration of the matter and in suppression of all previous orders in this respect, the undersigned is directed by order of the Governor to say that the Governor has been pleased to order that the Muslim employees of this State Government, who will be on ROJA (i.e. fasting for RAMZAN) may be permitted to leave office at 3-30 pm during the month of RAMZAN.

The Head of Offices/ Departments are to make necessary arrangements to ensure that the normal works and functions of the Offices/ Departments are not hampered in the event of early departure of the concerned employees.

This order shall take immediate effect.

Sd/- S.K. Chattopadhayay
OSD & EO Special Secretary to the
Government of West Bengal

No. 7751-F dated 02.08.2011, Source