Holy month of Ramzan – Muslim Railways employees allowed to leave office early
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
During the Holy month of Ramzan, the time of Iftar coincides with setting of the sun, which takes place quite early.
Also Read - Expected DA from January 2017
Also Read : Draft minutes of Allowance Committee – DOP&T Specific allowances
It has, therefore, been decided that those Muslim Railways employees who observe fast and are required to travel a long distance to their residence for Iftar, may be allowed to leave office early, wherever feasible.