Employee suffering from paralysis entitled to pay during medical leave: Allahabad High Court

Referring to the 2016 Rights of Persons with Disabilities Act, the Court said that a person who could not attend office because he was suffering from paralysis was entitled to "pay protection" from the State authorities.
Allahabad High Court
Allahabad High Court

The Allahabad High Court recently held that an employee suffering from paralysis and who is not in a position to attend office due to his condition, is fully entitled to be paid while on medical leave [Shakuntala Devi v. State of UP and 2 Others].

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