Air India employees shocked company to send 5-year leave without salary. The lockdown hit most of the airlines lying on companies. Companies struggling with the economic crisis are looking for new ways to reduce spending. Now, Air India has made a plan to reduce the number of employees. Under this plan, employees can go on long leave without pay. This is called Leave Without Pay (LWP). This holiday can range from 6 months to five years.
Rajiv Bansal, chairman and managing director of the company, has been empowered to compulsorily send some employees on leave ranging from 6 months to five years without pay. Employees selected on the basis of their efficiency, quality of performance, health of employees etc. who should sent on leave.
Air India employees shocked company to send 5-year leave without salary
The Plan of Air India approved at the 102nd meeting of the Board of Directors. According to the order, the headquarters and regional head have asked to send the names of the employees to the headquarters as per the plan.
The long-standing lockdown was in place across the country to deal with the corona crisis. National and international flights also banned. This has greatly affected the aviation sector. All airlines companies are going through a huge economic crisis.
Most airlines in India have adopted pay cuts and other measures to compensate for the economic losses. It is glorious that domestic passenger flight service launched from May 25 after prolonged flights stopped. The passengers then relieved.
The ban on international passenger flight service has extended until July 31 amid rising cases of corona virus. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) had issued the notification and informed it. However, the DGCA had also indicated the launch of air services on some selected international routes in the coming days.
India has banned international passenger flights since March 23 due to the corona virus epidemic. At the same time, domestic airlines also shut down. But domestic flights started since May 25. Detail guidelines on corona also issued for this flight services.
Amid dgca’s decision on international flight. Indians stranded abroad continuously bring to the country by Air India flights under the Vande India Mission. The Central government had launched the Vande Bharat Mission from May 6.