The West Bengal Government has declared 12 April 2022 as a paid holiday on account of bye-election.
In accordance with the said notification, all shops, commercial and industrial establishments, in the areas pertaining to the constituencies, to which elections have been notified and in whose units tuesday is a working day, to grant a paid holiday on 12 April 2022 (Tuesday) to all categories of workers and employees who are voters in the said constituency/areas to enable them to exercise their right of franchise in the aforesaid election. This applies to the daily wage/casual workers as well.
Paid Holiday to Workers in West Bengal for Municipal General Elections
17 Feb, 2022The West Bengal Labour Department has issued a notification for ensuring a public holiday to workers of all business, trade, industrial undertaking or any other shops, commercial establishments on the polling day for the General Elections in the Municipalities situated in West Bengal i.e. on Sunday i.e. 27th February 2022.