Paid Time Off (PTO)
- Employees are entitled to 15 paid annual vacation days. A maximum of 30 vacation days can be carried over to the next year.
There are 3 national holidays where businesses must be closed; Republic Day, Independence Day, and Ghandi Jayanti. In addition to this, each region has their own public holidays that are observed
Employees are allowed a maximum of 15 paid sick leave days a year and receive 70% of their average daily wage.
Employees receive 100% of their average wage in the six months prior to childbirth. The amount of fully paid time leave depends on the number of children an employee has.
First 2 children – 26 weeks paid
3 or more children – 12 weeks paid
New fathers are entitled to 2 days’ leave for the birth of their child or a miscarriage.