Wordings of the Act do not require you to work for 12 months preceding date of expected delivery,but only means in last 12 months she should have worked 80 days.
Here she has in her period of employment itself worked more than 80 days from date of employment.
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The leave period will be paid as per the daily average wage she receives.
Also, she is equally eligible for 'work from home' facility after the expiry of 26 weeks' leave period only after the mutual agreement with the employer.
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