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Commission Circular No: 707

01st April 1997

Vice-Chancellors of Universities,
Rectors of Campuses,
Directors of Institutes.



Your kind attention is invited to paragraph 2 (c) of Commission Circular No.575 and paragraph 5 of Commission Circular No-586.

2. The Commision at its 488th meeting held on 28th Feburary 1997 having considered PA Circular No 7/97 dated. 03rd February 1997 decided to :

(a) limit the payment for working during weekends and/or non-working days to one day (8 hours per day or 2 durations of 4 hours per day) per calender month.
(b) grant lieu leave for the number of days worked excess of one day per month as authorized by the Chairman/UGC/Principle Executive Officer.

Paragraph 2(c) of Commission Circular No.575 and paragraph 5 of Commission Circular No. 586 have been replaced by above provisions with effect from 1st April 1997.

You are kindly requested to take action accordingly.

(Prof. S. Tilakaratna- Chairman)


  • Chairman/UGC
  • Vice-Chairman/UGC
  • Members of the UGC
  • Secretary/UGC
  • Deans of Faculties
  • Registrars of Universites
  • Financial Controller/UGC
  • Bursars of Universities
  • Librarians/SAL/AL of the Higher Educational Institutions/Institutes ;
  • Snr. Asst.Registrars/Asst.Registrars of HEIs/Campuses
  • Snr. Asst.Bursars/Asst.Bursars of HEIs/Campuses
  • Chief Internal Auditor/UGC
  • Govt. Audit Superintendents of Universities
  • Snr. Asst.Int. Auditors/Asst.Int.Auditors of HEIs
  • Secretaries of Trade Unions
  • Auditor-General

File No. UGC/HR/5/3/34