Leave Applications as Never Seen Before

leave application

Remember those days when we were in school and we learnt how to write letters and applications? Well I guess not many of us remember the actual way of writing a leave application. Have a look at the snippets below and I’m damn sure you’ll enjoy reading them.

  • Infosys, Bangalore : An employee applied for leave as follows: “Since I have to go to my village to sell my land along with my wife , please sanction me one-week leave.”
  • This is from Oracle Bangalore: From an employee who was performing the “mundan” ceremony of his 10 year old son: “as I want to shave my son’s head , please leave me for two days..”
  • Another gem from CDAC. Leave-letter from an employee who was performing his daughter’s wedding: “as I am marrying my daughter , please grant a week’s leave..”
  • From H.A.L. Administration Dept: “As my mother-in-law has expired and I am only one responsible for it , please grant me 10 days leave.”
  • Another employee applied for half day leave as follows: “Since I’ve to go to the cremation ground at 10 o-clock and I may not return , please grant me half day casual leave”
  • An incident of a leave letter: “I am suffering from fever , please declare one-day holiday.”
  • A leave letter to the headmaster: “As I am studying in this school I am suffering from headache. I request you to leave me today”
  • Another leave letter written to the headmaster: “As my headache is paining , please grant me leave for the day.”
  • Covering note: “I am enclosed herewith…”
  • Another one: “Dear Sir: with reference to the above , please refer to my below…”
  • Actual letter written for application of leave: “My wife is suffering from sickness and as I am her only husband at home I may be granted leave”.
  • In A Letter : “I am well here and hope you are also in the same well.”
  • A candidate’s job application: “This has reference to your advertisement calling for a ‘ Typist and an Accountant – Male or Female’… As I am both(!! )for the past several years and I can handle both with good experience , I am applying for the post.