About Bihar

Bihar is a state in East India, bordering Nepal. It is divided by the River Ganges, which floods its fertile plains. Important Buddhist pilgrimage sites include the Bodhi Tree in Bodhgaya's Mahabodhi Temple, under which the Buddha allegedly meditated. In the state capital Patna, Mahavir Mandir temple is revered by Hindus, while Sikhs worship at the domed, riverside Gurdwara of Takht Sri Harmandir Sahib Ji.

Public Holidays

2021

Leave Rules For Bihar

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

ItemQtyRemarks
Annual / Privileged / Earned Leave (AL/PL/EL)18 daysAfter 240 days of continuous service
Casual Leave (CL)12 daysfull pay every year
Sick Leave (SL)12 dayshalf wages on production of medical certificate every year
Maximum AL/PL that can be carried forward45 Days
Working hours in a day9
Total hours in a week48
Rest Interval30 minutesRest after 5 hours of work

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