Gratuity shall be payable to an employee after he/she has rendered continuous service of not less than five years on retirement,resignation,termination and superannuation. Continuous service of 5 years is must. If you are from Tamilnadu, you are entitled for gratuity since there is a citation of Madras High Court which entitles payment of gratuity on completion of 4 years 240 days. But this citation will not have legal effect in other states as per law of precedent.
Yes, you are eligible for gratuity if you have worked for five years in that organization. You need to submit a notice for availing the benefits. Please read more in the link. https://www.stacowiki.in/en/acts/st-...tuity-act1972/