Tuesday, March 19, 2019
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Maternity benefits same for all government doctors: Government

The city government has issued a clarification regarding the guidelines for grant of maternity leave to ad hoc resident doctors following a notice from the Delhi Commission for Women (DCW) to ensure that there is no discrimination against anyone when it comes to maternity benefits. The Delhi Medical Association had sought the intervention of DCW in the matter of maternity leave benefits available to ad hoc resident doctors at the Delhi government hospitals. While the permanent resident doctors are entitled to 180 days of maternity leave, the ad hoc resident doctors are given only 84 days of maternity leave and, in many cases, not even that. Read More