The Industries and Commerce Department, Government of Haryana vide an advisory dated 27th March 2020 provides that amidst COVID-19 lockdown, movement passes to be issued to HR/Account Manager of industries for distribution of salaries to employees where salary transfer is not possible through online mode. Movement Pass is a scheme to allow hassle-free movement during lockdown to those in an emergency or involved in delivery of essential services.
In the state of Haryana, industrial and commercial establishments have to disburse salaries as the month is ending and it is advised the employers to disburse the salary to their employee bank account through Direct Benefit Transfer (DBT) using online means. But there are some exceptional cases where transfer of salary through online method is not possible and employer and management of such industries are facing difficulties for payment of salary though other means on account of the lockdown.
Through this advisory, it is provided to issue movement pass to the HR/Account manager of such industries for limited period to ensure hassle free distribution of salary. However, the time, duration and place to be specified in the movement pass.