Outsourcing and Contract Services - Office hours - Recess for Muslim Government Servants to offer Prayers on Fridays - Extension of this facility to Contract and Outsourcing persons - Orders Issued.
G.O.MS.No. 31 Dated: 27-03-2020
Read the following: -
1. G.O.Ms.No.109, GA (Services.C) Department, Dt.16.12.1956.
2. Memo.No.6667/Ser.C/80-6, GA (Services.C) Department, Dt.03.03.1983.
3. From the President, Minority Teachers Association, A.P. Lr.No.54/MTA AP/2019, Dt.10.12.2019.
In the references 1st and 2nd read above, Government have issued instructions that those Muslim Government Servants who desire to offer weekly prayers on Fridays may be allowed to leave office for an hour and a half from 12.30 P.M to 2.00 P.M for offering prayers, on that day.
In the letter 3 read above, the President, Minority Teachers Association, A.P. has requested to extend the above facility to contract/outsourcing persons also.
Government, after careful examination of the matter, hereby permit the Muslim Contract and Outsourcing persons who desire to offer weekly prayers on Fridays to leave office for an hour and a half from 12.30 P.M. to 2.00 P.M for offering prayers, on that day.
All the Secretariat Departments, Heads of Departments, District Collectors shall take necessary action accordingly.