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Assam Govt Employees To Get Leave On Jan 6 and 7: Here's How To Avail

Jan 3, 2022
Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma announced on Sunday, 2 January that all government employees from top civil servants to fourth grade will get leave on 6 and 7 January 2022 as special holidays
In the month of November last year, the state government gave its approval over the decision of allowing 2 days special holiday for the state government employees in view of spending time with closed families. The employees will get a total of 4 days' leave as 8 January is the second Saturday and 9 January is Sunday as informed by Assam CM.
He stated that employees must utilize the special holiday and spend time with close ones especially with parents and in-laws and take them to various tourists places and religious places.
Availing the Special Holiday Leaves:
• It is important to note that the special holidays will not be granted automatically, the employees will have to write applications to senior officials in order to avail of leaves.
• All those who will take benefit of special holidays must submit the pictures of the time spent with families as proof to the office head after returning from 4 days leaves.

• The employees will have to upload the pictures of holidays at a portal that will be run by the state government for the given purpose.
• Those employees who fail to submit the pictures and upload them in the portal, their leaves will be added to casual leave and not as special leaves.