About Andhra Pradesh

Andhra Pradesh is a state in the south-eastern coastal region of India.It is the seventh-largest state by area covering an area of 162,975 km2 and tenth-most populous state with 49,386,799 inhabitants.It has the second longest coastline in India after Gujarat, of about 974 km (605 mi).Andhra Pradesh is the first state to be formed on a linguistic basis in India on 1 October 1953.Andhra Pradesh was once a major Buddhist pilgrimage site in India and a Buddhist learning center which can be seen in many sites in the state in the form of ruins, chaityas and stupas Andhra Pradesh is also known as the land of the world-famous diamond Koh-i-Noor and many other global known diamonds due to their presence in its Kollur Mine once.

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Leave Rules For Andhra Pradesh

Here is a snapshot of various leave rules as per the Andhra Pradesh Shops & Establishments Act.

Annual / Privileged / Earned Leave (AL/PL/EL)15 daysAfter 240 days of continuous service
Casual Leave (CL)12 daysduring first 12 months & further continuous service
Sick Leave (SL)12 daysduring first 12 months & further continuous service
Maximum AL/PL that can be carried forward60 Days
Working hours in a day8
Total hours in a week48
Rest Interval1 hourRest after 5 hours of work

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