Factories Act

Chapter VI - Working Hours of Adults


Section 53: Compensatory holidays

(1) Where, as a result of the passing of an order or the making of a rule under the provisions of this Act exempting a factory or the workers therein from the provisions of Section 52, a workers is deprived of any of the weekly holidays for which provision is made in sub-section (1) of that section, he shall be allowed, within the month in which the holidays were due to him or within the two months immediately following that month, compensatory holidays of equal number to the holidays so lost.
(2) The State Government may prescribe the manner in which the holidays for which provision is made in sub-section (1) shall be allowed.

Related Keywords
Change in Shift System  Change In Working Hours or Holidays  Compensatory Holidays  Conditions of Service  Employees Working On Holidays  Holidays  Hours of Work / Working Hours  Weekly Holidays