Governor is pleased to exclude the 30th September, 2013, Monday which was earlier declared as Public Holiday on account of Half-yearly closing of Bank Account under Section 25 of the Negotiable Instruments Act.
Leave Rules in West Bengal
Casual Leave, Earned Leave, Maternity Leave, Paternity Leave, Half Pay Leave, Commuted Leave, Leave not Due, Extraordinary Leave, Special Disability Leave, Study Leave, Child Care Leave, Child Adoption Leave etc.
I would like to enclose herewith order no. 254(60)-ISS dated 18th February, 2013 issued by The Chief Secretary, to the Govt. of West Bengal dt. 18-02-2013, read with the order of the Additional Secretary, to the Govt. of West Bengal.
Attempts at forcible closure of government offices, shops, markets, educational institutions, industrial establishments, etc should be firmly dealt with. All state government offices will remain open on those days and all government employees should report for duty.
Wide publicity may be made through miking at the local level that forcible stoppage of normal life has been held illegal by honourable High Court.
To remove such confusion it is clarified that all the provisions in the said Memo are equally applicable to all employees of Corporations, Boards, Undertakings, Statutory Bodies, Local Bodies, Educational Institutions etc.
NDA has given a call for a 24-hours Bharat bundh all over India commencing from 06-00 hours on the 20th September, 2012 and left front has also called for a 12-hours general strike in West Bengal.
Leave of Medical & Paramedical personnel of Siliguri Sub-Division and Jalpaiguri District will be treated as cancelled with immediate effect.