GUWAHATI: Dr. M Angamuthu, commissioner and secretary to the secretariat administration department of the Government of Assam issued an office memorandum with the approval of the chief secretary of the State. According to the memorandum, all officers and staff of Assam secretariat will attend office on all working days.
However, the female employees with children below 5 years of age, the persons with comorbidities and pregnant women need not to attend office. They will work from home and should be available on telephone and electronic means of communication at all times.
“The senior-most secretary of the administrative department will further ensure the maintenance of protocol in respect of social distancing, sanitization etc. in their respective departments/ offices as per the National Directives for COVID 19 Management,” the office memorandum stated.
The order will remain in force till June 30.