by amendment in the definition of graituity Act,employee" The teachers are made entitled for the graituity and it was made applicable with retrospective effect since 1.4.1997.
ashutosh srivastava (advocate/ consultant) 26 January 2011
are the lectures and professors of private MBA colleges also covered under the act?
Kirti Kar Tripathi (lawyer) 29 January 2011
yes, private MBA colleges come within the ambit of Educational Institutions and its teacher, professors, lecturers other teaching and/or non teaching staff are entitle for gratuity under the PGAct.