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Friday, 14 August 2015

Whether to Pay Double Wages or Comp Off If employees work on National Holiday ?

Independance Day and Other National Holidays - Whether to Pay Double Wages or Comp Off ?

This is always asked and debated as what Salary to be paid if the employees of an organisation are called to work on a National Holiday like Independance Day or Republic Day.

To simplify things, here is the clarification :-

For National Holidays

For Festival Holidays PAN India, it is always Double the Wages OR a COMP OFF in lieu of double the wages


  1. for Punjab State
    Plz check again
    It is double wages or
    Single wages +,
    any one as per choice of employee

  2. for Kerala it is double and a compo off.