Covid-19|Centre suspends biometric attendance for govt employees

Covid-19|Centre suspends biometric attendance for govt employees
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New Delhi, Jan 3 : The Centre on Monday suspended marking of biometric attendance for all its employees till January 31, as a precautionary measure to check the spread of Coronavirus.

However, all the employees are required to mark their attendance in attendance registers to be maintained manually, an order issued by the Personnel Ministry said.

"As a precautionary measure, it has been decided to suspend the marking of biometric attendance in Aadhaar-based biometric attendance system in all ministries/departments of the government of India, including its attached/subordinate offices, with immediate effect till January 31, 2022," it said.

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