Bhubaneswar: The Odisha Government offices in Twin Cities will function with full strength of staff from February 1. The offices have been running with 50% of staff due to COVID-19 pandemic.
The General Administration and Public Grievances department has stated this in a notification issued on Friday. But the offices will continue to remain closed on Saturday and Sunday.
The notification has directed the offices and the sub-ordinate offices to follow all COVID-19 guidelines strictly. In case of detection of infection in any employee, the office will follow the protocol issued by the government.
However, if any department or office faces difficulty in maintaining physical distancing among the staff, those may regulate the strength, the notification stated.