All central authorities workers will be capable to get 15 days of particular informal depart (SCL) in case their mother and father or any dependent members of the family check COVID-19 optimistic, based on an order issued by the personnel ministry.
“In case of lively hospitalisation of any of the members of the family/mother and father even after 15 days of the expiry of SCL, the federal government servants could also be granted depart of any type due and admissible past 15 days of SCL until their discharge from hospital,” it mentioned.
The ministry has come out with the detailed order on remedy, regularisation of hospitalization or quarantine interval throughout COVID-19 pandemic after it obtained a number of queries associated to it and retaining in view the “hardships confronted by the federal government servants”.
A authorities servant shall be granted commuted depart as much as 20 days when she or he is COVID-19 optimistic and is in dwelling isolation/quarantine, the order mentioned.
In case of a authorities servant testing COVID-19 optimistic and is in dwelling isolation and has additionally been hospitalised, she or he shall be granted commuted depart/SCL/earned depart (EL) for a interval as much as 20 days ranging from the time having examined optimistic, it mentioned.
“In case of hospitalization past the 20th day from his testing COVID optimistic, he shall be granted commuted depart, on manufacturing of documentary proof of hospitalization,” mentioned the order issued to all central authorities ministries.
A authorities servant shall be granted particular informal depart of 15 days in case a dependent member of the family or mother and father (whether or not dependent or not, dwelling with him) are COVID-19 optimistic, it mentioned.
In case the federal government servant comes into direct contact with a COVID-positive particular person and stays in dwelling quarantine, “he shall be handled as on responsibility/work at home for a interval of seven days”, the ministry mentioned in its order dated June 7.
It mentioned that the interval of quarantine spent by authorities servant, as a precautionary measure, residing within the containment zone “shall be handled as on responsibility/work at home until the containment zone is de-notified”.
These orders shall be relevant with impact from March 25, 2020 till additional orders.