The Centre on Friday mentioned that there is no such thing as a proposal into consideration to incorporate menstrual leaves in authorities departments, Dwell Legislation reported.
In a written reply within the Lok Sabha, Minister of Ladies and Baby Growth Smriti Irani mentioned that the “Central Civil Providers (Go away) Guidelines, 1972, should not have any provisions for menstrual go away and presently there is no such thing as a proposal underneath examination to incorporate such go away in these guidelines”.
No proposal underneath examination to incorporate Menstrual go away underneath Central Civil Providers (Go away) Guidelines, 1972: Centre#FemaleEmployees #PeriodLeave pic.twitter.com/7VwQySvQfA
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Irani additionally highlighted that the Union Well being Ministry has been implementing schemes for promotion of menstrual hygiene amongst adolescent ladies since 2011.
The Union Minister made the assertion whereas replying to a query raised in the home on the Menstruation Profit Invoice, 2018, that considerations menstrual leaves.