About Gujarat

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.

Public Holidays


Leave Rules For Gujarat

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

Annual / Privileged / Earned Leave (AL/PL/EL)21 daysfor every 240 days worked
5 daysfor every 60 days worked
Casual Leave (CL)7 days
Sick Leave (SL)7 days
Maximum AL/PL that can be carried forward63 Days
Working hours in a day9
Total hours in a week48
Rest IntervalCommercial Establishments: 30 minutes // Others: 1 hourCommercial Establishments: Rest after 5 hours of work at least 30 minutes // Mfg. process or in any other case at least 1 hour

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