The company introduced period leave to encourage greater diversity at the workplace by making the environment more inclusive for female and transgender employees.
In a step towards creating a fair and balanced work culture, all women employees at Byju's are eligible for a total of 12 period leaves in a calendar year, the statement said.
Swiggy has over 200,000 delivery partners and about 1,000 of them are women delivery partners.
What do feminists think about the concept of paid period leave for female employees?
The concept of paid period leave must be viewed from the perspective of inclusion and as aimed at challenging notions of who an ideal worker is.
Two media companies, one based in Mumbai and another in Kerala, have got themselves fairly juicy airtime for giving women a day off on the first day of their period.
How do women feel and go about their duties during these days. In the final part of the series, the New Indian Express looks at real life situations...
Isn’t the debate over paid period leave typical of middle class talk fests? An idea that, should it come to pass, would restrict the benefit to the corporate world?
Among men and women alike, there’s overwhelming support for the latter to get a day of paid leave each month, as revealed in a survey Express conducted across six states.