Permission to Leave Early for Muslim Employees breaking fast for Iftar during the Holy month of Ramzan
Government of India
Ministry of Railways
Dated : 30.05.2017
During the Holy month of Ramzan, the time of Ifatr coincides with setting of the sun, which takes place quite early.
It has, therefore, been decided that those Muslim Railway employees who observer fast and are required to travel a long distance to their residence for Iftar, may be allowed to leave office early, wherever feasible.
Director (General Admin.)
Source : NFIR