Central government Employees with underlying health conditions and Persons with Disabilities and Pregnant Women will be exempted from duty roster and they will be permitted work from home.
DoPT has issued an OM No F.No.11013/9/2014-Estt.A.III dated 19th May, 2020 on the Subject of Preventive measures to be taken to contain the spread of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) — Attendance regarding.
In the DopT order mentioned above, the following direction has been issued,
“In continuation of this Ministry’s O.M. of even number dated the 18th May, 2020, it has been decided that the Government servants who have underlying conditions (co-morbidities) and were undergoing treatment for these ailments before lockdown, may, as far as possible, be exempted from roster duty upon production of medical prescription from treating physician under CGHS/CS(MA) Rules, as applicable. Similarly, Persons with Disabilities and Pregnant Women may also not be included in the roster to be prepared”