All public sector employees to resume work as usual
All public sector employees have been called to duty as usual from 02 August.
Issuing a statement, the President’s Media Division said that maintaining public services as usual must be prioritized and the Secretary to the Ministry of Public Services, Provincial Councils and Local Government J.J. Ratnasiri was informed in this regard.
Accordingly, the Secretary to the President has instructed to cancel all circulars that were issued directing public sector employees to operate on a roster basis and to work from home, owing to the COVID-19 pandemic.
A large percentage of the targetted population has been vaccinated in all districts, including a majority of public sector employees.
Therefore, they can resume their duties as usual while adhering to the health guidelines.