NF Bureau: Odisha Government has declared a paid holiday on Poll days, for all the employees working in business, trade, industrial undertakings, shops and commercial establishments in the State.
As per the notification issued by the Labour and Employment Department, holiday has been declared on Poll days to enable the electorate to exercise their voting rights in the ensuing 2019 elections.
Earlier, the State Government has announced two-day special leave for all its employees. All the State Government employees will be granted leave on the Election Day and next day.
The Lok Sabha Polls along with the Assembly elections will be held in Odisha in four phases – on April 11, 18, 23 and 29.
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