Section 7A - Inspectors : Payment of Gratuity Act 1972
Who are Inspectors? Section 7A of Payment of Gratuity Act 1972
Section 7A of Payment of Gratuity Act 1972 : "Inspectors"
7A. (1) The appropriate Government may, by
notification, appoint as many Inspectors, as it
deems fit, for the purposes of this Act.
(2) The appropriate Government may, by general or special
order, define the area to which the authority of an Inspector so
appointed shall extend and where two or more Inspectors are
appointed for the same area, also provide, by such order, for
the distribution or allocation of work to be performed by them
under this Act.
(3) Every Inspector shall be deemed to be a public servant
within the meaning of section 21 of the Indian Penal Code, 1860
(45 of 1860).