Child care leave for Single Male Parent
7th CPC Recommended to extend Child care leave to Single Male Parent
Also recommended to avail CCL maximum Six Spells in a calendar Year in the event of single parent whether it is Male or female govt servant
The Commission recommendation on Extending CCL to Single male Govt servants
” The Commission notes that in the event a male employee is single, the onus of rearing and nurturing the children falls squarely on his shoulders. Hence extension of CCL to single male parents is recommended. Moreover, the Commission recognizes the additional responsibility on the shoulders of employees who are single mothers.
Accordingly, it is Report of the Seventh CPC recommended that for such employees, the conditionality of three spells in a calendar year should be relaxed to six spells in a calendar year.”
The Central Governt finally accepts the above recommendations and issued order on 11th December 2018