Assam: 50 per cent employees to attend offices


GUWAHATI: In the light of increasing number of COVID-19 cases in Assam, only 50 per cent employees would be allowed to attend offices, said an order issued on Tuesday.

The order stated, “Except officers, only 50% employees can work from office.”

However, this will not be applicable for organisations rendering essential, emergency services, law enforcement services and election work.

The order urged the offices to encourage work from home and virtual working.

“Pregnant women employees and women with children of 5 years or below irrespective of their grade shall be allowed to work from home,” read the notification.