All categories of female contractual employee will get the benefit of maternity leave for a maximum period of 180 days and 42 days of such leave in case of abortion/ miscarriage.
There are 12 (twelve) kinds of leave admissible to the Govt. employees of West Bengal.
Governor has been pleased to decide to extend the benefit of Child Care Leave in respect of the adopted child to the regular female employees.
Department of Higher Education, Science and Technology & Biotechnology has decided to extend the benefit of Paternity-Cum-Child Care Leave to the regular male employees.
Govt-approved CWTTs or PTTs shall be entitled to avail Study leave, for a maximum period of 12 months in one spell and for a period not exceeding 24 months in their entire service period.
Half average remuneration leave up to 20 days of CWTTs and PTTs which tantamount to 10 days medical leave with full remuneration shall henceforth be allowed to be carried forward.