The State Election Commission of Gujarat has issued a circular with respect to holiday in all shops and establishments on 06 August 2023 on account of by-elections of the Municipal Corporations.🏷️ Gujarat Shops Act
The Gujarat Government has published its revised rate of minimum wages effective from 01 April 2023.🏷️ Gujarat Minimum Wages Rules, 1961
The Government of Gujarat has declared paid holiday for the eligible employees of shops and establishments on account of General Election of the Legislative Assembly in Gujarat on 01 December 2022 and 05 December 2022.🏷️ Gujarat Shops Act
The Government of Gujarat has released General List of public holidays for the year 2023.🏷️ Gujarat Shops Act
The Gujarat Labour Department has released a notification for proposed revised rate of minimum wages.🏷️ Gujarat Minimum Wages Rules, 1961
Here is a snapshot of various leave rules as per the Gujarat Shops & Establishments Act.
|Annual / Privileged / Earned Leave (AL/PL/EL)||21 days||for every 240 days worked|
|5 days||for every 60 days worked|
|Casual Leave (CL)||7 days|
|Sick Leave (SL)||7 days|
|Maximum AL/PL that can be carried forward||63 Days|
|Working hours in a day||9|
|Total hours in a week||48|
|Rest Interval||Commercial Establishments: 30 minutes // Others: 1 hour||Commercial Establishments: Rest after 5 hours of work at least 30 minutes // Mfg. process or in any other case at least 1 hour|
Gujarat is a state on the western coast of India with a population of 60.4 million. It is the fifth-largest Indian state by area and the ninth-largest state by population. Its capital city is Gandhinagar, while its largest city is Ahmedabad. The Gujarati people of India are indigenous to the state, and their language Gujarati, is the state's official language.