Happy Father's Day: "I don't think the mother is comfortable with any other person holding the child other than the father. It brings a lot of peace of mind and happiness. Also, the mother gets some time to relax which I think is very important."
Released by the National Bureau of Economic Research, a study analysed how a new mother's health is impacted when the father also takes paternity leave for the first few months after the child's birth.
The bill based on the lines of the Maternity Benefit (Amendment) Bill, 2016, would benefit more than 32 crore men in the private and unorganised sector according to Congress MP Rajeev Satav, the backer of the bill.