Measures have been taken to recall all public sector employees to work as usual from Aug. 02, with strict adherence to the COVID-19 Preventive Health Guidelines.
In a media release, the President’s Media Division states that the Secretary to the President – P.B. Jayasundera has instructed the secretary to the ministry of Public Services, Provincial Councils, and Local Government J.J. Ratnasiri to take necessary measures.
Accordingly, the Secretary to the President has instructed to terminate the circulars that were issued directing the public sector staff to operate on a rotation basis as per a roster and to work from home.
The PMD media release notes that the majority of the state sector has now been vaccinated and therefore, priority should be given to nomalise state services.