Grant of holidays
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This Act provides for the grant of national & festival holidays to persons employed in industrial establishment in the State of Karnataka. Employees are entitled for national holidays on 26th January, 1st May, 15th August, 2nd October and 1st November plus other five festival holidays in each calendar year. In case of general elections to the Lok Sabha and Vidhana Sabha and in case of any bye election, a holiday shall be given to all employees on polling day.
Fine which, for the first offence
may extend to one hundred and twenty-five rupees and for a second and
subsequent offences may extend to two hundred and fifty rupees.
Application Guidelines / Responsible Persons / Comments
It applies to any industrial establishments in the State of Karnataka.