About Tamil Nadu

Tamil Nadu has the second-largest economy in India. Over 60% of the state is urbanized, accounting for 10.6% of the country's urban population, while only comprising 6% of India's total population. MSMEs produce a wide variety of products in almost all sectors. The Micro, Small, and Medium Enterprises sectors play a vital role in their economic development. This sector contributes about 45% of the Industrial Production, 40% of exports and it forms part of about 95% of the total industrial units in the country. There is nearly 11.10 lakh registered MSMEs in Tamil Nadu as of 31.3.15, employing 69.69 lakh persons with a total investment of about Rs.91,480 crore.

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Leave Rules For Tamil Nadu

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

Annual / Privileged / Earned Leave (AL/PL/EL)12 daysAfter 12 months of continuous service
Casual Leave (CL)12 daysduring 12 month of continuous service
Sick Leave (SL)12 daysduring his first 12 months and further continuous service
Maximum AL/PL that can be carried forward45 Days
Working hours in a day8
Total hours in a week48
Rest Interval1 hourRest after 4 hours of work

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