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Zomato introduces 10 days of period leaves for women
Zomato introduces 10 days of period leaves for women
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The "restaurant review, restaurant discovery, food delivery and dining out transactions platform" Zomato has announced on their blog that they introduced ten days of period leaves per year for every women (including transgender people).

Following their announcement the company adjusted the average of 14 menstrual cycles per year for the probability of a menstruation cycle falling onto a weekend and decided to use ten as the number of days going forward. Per menstrual cycle, one day can be used and "should only be availed if you are really unable to attend to work".

In the announcement, the CEO and founder Deepinder Goyal also provided an email to report haressment and stated that "it is our job to make sure that we make room for our biological needs, while not lowering the bar for the quality of our work and the impact that we create".