Maharashtra govt bans jeans, T-shirts for office staff, advises Khadi on Friday

First Published Dec 12, 2020, 2:02 PM IST

Maharashtra government has come up with a dress code for its employees that bars them from wearing jeans and T-shirts to work, and advises them to wear Khadi every Friday.

<p><em>Here are pointers of the Maharashtra government circular issued on December 8</em><br />
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<p>* 'It has been pointed out that many employees, particularly contractual employees and advisors appointed for government work, dress up in a way that would be deemed inappropriate for a government employee. This tends to create a negative impression among the minds of people about government servants.'<br />
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<p>* 'If the dress of officials and employees is unsuitable and unclean, it also has an indirect impact on their work.'</p>

Here are pointers of the Maharashtra government circular issued on December 8
 

* 'It has been pointed out that many employees, particularly contractual employees and advisors appointed for government work, dress up in a way that would be deemed inappropriate for a government employee. This tends to create a negative impression among the minds of people about government servants.'
 

* 'If the dress of officials and employees is unsuitable and unclean, it also has an indirect impact on their work.'

<p>* Women staff members should wear chappals, sandals or shoes. Men should wear shoes or sandals. Slippers should not be worn in the office.<br />
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<p>* Employees should refrain from wearing 'clothes with deep colours and strange embroidery patterns or pictures'.<br />
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<p>* Employees must avoid wearing jeans and T-shirts in offices.&nbsp;<br />
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<p>* Employees are required to wear khadi on Fridays.</p>

* Women staff members should wear chappals, sandals or shoes. Men should wear shoes or sandals. Slippers should not be worn in the office.
 

* Employees should refrain from wearing 'clothes with deep colours and strange embroidery patterns or pictures'.
 

* Employees must avoid wearing jeans and T-shirts in offices. 
 

* Employees are required to wear khadi on Fridays.

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