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Disable Persons and Pregnant Women exempted from Duty – DOPT order

pregnant women and disable person exempted from duty

Disable Persons and Pregnant Women are exempted from Duty – DOPT order

F.No. 11013/9/2014-Estt.A.III

Government of India

Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions

(Department of Personnel and Training)


                                                                                                          North Block, New Delhi

                                                                                                       Dated the 19th May,2020


Subject: Preventive measures to be taken to contain the spread of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Attendance regarding.

In continuation of this Ministry’s O.M. of even number dated the 18th May,2020,it has been decided that the Government servants who have underlying conditions (co- morbidities) and were undergoing treatment for these ailments before lock down, may, as far as possible, be exempted from roster duty upon production from treating physician under CGHS/CS(MA) Rules, as applicable.

Similarly, Persons with Disabilities and Pregnant Women may also not be included in the roster to be prepared.

                                                                                      (Umesh Kumar Bhatia)

                                                                           Deputy Secretary to the Govt.of India


  1. All the Ministries/Departments, Government of India
  2. PMO/Cabinet Secretariat
  3. PS to Hon’ble MOS(PP)
  4. PSO to Secretary (Personnel)
  5. Tech. Dir., NIC. DoP&T
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