COVID-19 – Guidelines for protection and safety of Persons with Disabilities (Divjangjan) during pandemic – Dept. of Posts
File No. Z-92011/25/2020-Coord./O and M
Government of India
Ministry of Communications
Department of Posts
Dak Bhawan, Sansad Marg,
New Delhi – 110 001
Dated 15th July, 2020.
All Chief Postmasters General/ Director, RAKNPA
Subject: Preventive measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 – Guidelines for protection and safety of Persons with Disabilities (Divjangjan) during COVID-19 reg.
Please find enclosed herewith a copy of Department of Personnel and Training OM No. 11013/9/2014-Estt (A.III) dated 27.03.2020 (copy enclosed) on the above mentioned subject vide which it is mentioned that “all the concerned Ministries/Departments, while drawing up roaster of staff who are required to attend essential services within their respective Ministry/ Department may keep in mind that employees, who are persons with disabilities (PwD) / Divjangjan are exempted.”
2. It is, therefore, requested that the ibid OM should be referred while dealing with the cases of exemption of duty of persons with disabilities (PwD) / Divjangjan employees during COVID-19 pandemic.
Encl: As above.
(Ramesh Chand Meena)
Assistant Director General (GA/ Admin)
- PS to MoC / MoSC
- Sr. PPS to Secretary (Posts)
- PS to DG (PS)
- PPS to Addl DG/ All Members/ AS & FA/Secretary (PSB)
- All CGMs/ Sr. DDsG / DDsG/ GM (CEPT)
- Directors, PTCs.
Source: Dept of Posts