Ramzan Ifter – Muslim Railway employees may be allowed to leave office early – Railway Board order
Relief for Muslim Employees observing fast during Ramzan month & traveling long distances for IFTAR
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF RAILWAYS
Dated : 15.06.2015
During the Holy month of Ramzan, the time of Iftar coincides with setting of the sun, which takes place quite early.
It has, therefore, been decided that those Muslim Railway employees who observe fast and are required to tavel a long distance to their residence for Iftar, may be allowed to leave office early wherever feasible.
Director (General Admn.)
All Officers/branches in Railway Board’s Office.
C K Mansoor Rahman says
With reference to Railway board circular No.2015/G/35/1 dated 15.06.2015 as shown above in this web page will be applicable only for ministerial Railway staff or also applicable to all other open line Railway staff those who are working in shift duties in station masters office , booking office, goods sheds, luggage office , ? Kindly confirm please .