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MATERNITY BENEFITS BILL:  A CRUCIAL REFORM [Opinion]

Lok Sabha passed the Maternity Benefits (Amendment) Bill, 2016 on 9th march this year, one day after the world celebrated women’s day. This bill seeks to amend the earlier Maternal Benefits Bill of 1961 by increasing the leave given to working women, including adopting and commissioning mothers within the provisions of the bill and establishing […]