Regarding Booking, Processing, Transmission and Delivery of parcels on two consecutive Gazetted holidays in April 2022.
F. No. 18-24/2019-PD
Government of India
Ministry of Communications
Department of Posts
Malcha Marg Post Office Complex, Chanakyapuri, New Delhi-110021
Dated: 11th April, 2022
Sub: Regarding Booking, Processing, Transmission and Delivery of parcels on two consecutive Gazetted holidays in April 2022.
In view of two consecutive Gazetted holidays on 14th and 15th April 2022 and to ensure that there is no accumulation of parcels at Parcel hubs / Nodal Delivery Centres, Circles are requested to make necessary arrangements for bulk booking of parcels at BNPL Centres, BPCs, Bulk Booking Centres identified for bulk customers and booking of parcels for retail customers at 24*7 counters. Circles are also requested to ensure smooth processing of parcels at Parcel Hubs on both Gazetted Holidays, transmission through RTNs / Sections as the case may be and same day delivery of parcels through Nodal Delivery Centres.
2. Departmental staff deployed on these gazetted holidays be given compensatory off / OTA as per the extant rules. Outsourced staff deployed for this purpose at BNPLs / Booking Centres / Parcel Hubs / RTN / NDCs be paid as per the approved rates of wages.
(Ajay Kumar Roy)
Chief General Manager
Copy To: - DDG Mail Operations (Dak Bhawan) for information.