Paid holiday to employees on the day of Election 2021 – Assam, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Puducherry

Paid holiday to employees on the day of poll – General Elections to legislative Assemblies of Assam, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Puducherry, 2021 and Bye- election in 6-Malappuram PC of Kerala and 39-Kanniyakumari PC of Tamil Nadu

F. No. 12/3/2016-JCA-2
Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
(Department of Personnel & Training)
Establishment (JCA-2) Section

North Block, New Delhi
Dated: 15 March, 2021

Subject: General Elections to legislative Assemblies of Assam, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Puducherry, 2021 and Bye- election in 6-Malappuram PC of Kerala and 39-Kanniyakumari PC of Tamil Nadu – Grant of Paid holiday to employees on the day of poll- regarding

The undersigned is directed to state that, as informed by the Election Commission of India, vide their letter No. ECI/ PN/ 16/ 2021, dated 26/ 02/ 2021, has announced schedule for the General Election in respect of the Legislative Assemblies of Assam, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Puducherry and Bye-election in r/ o 6-Malappuram PC of Kerala and 39-Kanniyakumari PC of Tamil Nadu as under:

Schedule for General Election to the Legislative Assemblies of Assam, Kerala, Tamil Nadu, West Bengal, Puducherry and Bye- election in 6-Malappuram PC of Kerala and 39-Kanniyakumari PC of Tamil Nadu announced by the Election Commission of India are as under:

Election Holiday 2021 -Schedule for General Election to the Legislative Assembly of Assam

S. No. Legislative Assembly of Assam Date of Poll Day
1. Phase -1 (47 ACs) 27.03.2021 Saturday
2. Phase -II (39 ACs) 01.04.2021 Thursday
3. Phase III (40 ACs) 06.04.2021 Tuesday

Election Holiday 2021 –Schedule for General Election to the Legislative Assembly of Kerala

S. No. Legislative Assembly of Kerala Date of Poll Day
1. Kerala (140 ACs) 06.04.2021 Tuesday

Election Holiday 2021 – Schedule for General Election to the Legislative Assembly of Puducherry

S. No. Legislative Assembly of Puducherry Date of Poll Day
1. Puducherry (30 ACs) 06.04.2021 Tuesday

Schedule for General Election to the Legislative Assembly of Tamil Nadu

S. No. Legislative Assembly of Tamil Nadu Date of Poll Day
1. Tamil Nadu (234 ACs) 06.04.2021 Tuesday

Election Holiday 2021- Schedule for General Election to the Legislative Assembly of West Bengal

S. No. Legislative Assembly of West Bengal Date of Poll Day
1 Phase -1 (30 ACs) 27.03.2021 Saturday
2 Phase – II (30 ACs) 01.04.2021 Thursday
3 Phase – III (31 ACs) 06.04.2021 Tuesday
4 Phase – IV (44 ACs) 10.04.2021 Saturday
5 Phase – V (45 ACs) 17.04.2021 Saturday
6 Phase – VI (43 ACs) 22.04.2021 Thursday
7 Phase – VII (36 ACs) 26.04.2021 Monday
8 Phase – VIII (35 ACs) 29.04.2021 Thursday

Election Holidays 2021 – Schedule for Bye- election to fill casual vacancy in the Parliamentary Constituency of Kerala and Tamil Nadu

S. No. State Number & Name of Parliamentary Constituency (PC) Date of Poll Day
1. Kerala 6 – Malappuram (PC) 06.04.2021 Tuesday
2. Tamil Nadu 39 – Kanyakumari (PC) 06.04.2021 Tuesday

 

2. In this regard, it is stated that the guidelines issued by this Department, vide OM No. 12/ 14/ 99-JCA, dated 10.10.2001, regarding closure of Government Offices and grant of paid holiday, may be followed by all the Central Government Offices and the central industrial establishments located in the concerned State.

3. The above instructions may please be brought to the notice of all concerned.

4. Hindi version will follow.

sd/ –

(S.P. Pant)
Deputy Secretary to the Government of India

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