Permission to Leave Early for Muslim Employees breaking fast for Iftar during the holy month of Ramzan
Government of India
Ministry of Railways
During the Holy month of Ramzan, the time of Ifatr coincides with setting of the sun, which takes place quite early.
It has, therefore, has been decided that those Muslim Railway employees who observe fast and are required to travel a long distance to their residence for Iftar, may be allowed to leave office early, wherever feasible.
Director (General Admn.)
Source : NFIR