Assam Govt withdraws Relaxations For Pregnant Women Employees


Guwahati: The Assam Government on Friday, in an SOP, withdrawn the relaxations issued for pregnant women employees and women employees with children of 3 years or below working under any government, PSU, Financial Institutions, and Private Organizations, in light of the state government’s relaxations on COVID-19 imposed restrictions.

In a fresh standard operation procedure (SOP) by the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA), it has asked all government servants (including contractual and fixed pay) except those on authorized leave to attend office.

The notification further stated that the situation of COVID-19 in the state has been reviewed and the overall scenario in the state has considerably improved.

Further, the COVID vaccination status has also improved significantly with 95% of the total eligible population in the state have received first dose, many districts nearing saturation and second dose vaccination has also gone upto 31% of total eligible population in the state.