Companies are postponing plans to take their employees back to the office. And they are implementing work from home back. This is being done in view of the new wave of corona epidemic in the country.
Companies are postponing plans to take their employees back to the office.
Companies are postponing plans to take their employees back to the office. And they are implementing work from home back. This is being done in view of the new wave of corona epidemic in the country. According to the report of Economic TimesMany companies had resumed work from offices. And many other companies were considering to recall their employees at the beginning of the new year, as very few cases of corona were being reported in most of the states. But this changed by the end of December, when cases have started doubling in a few days.
Companies are now treading cautiously. Because many of his employees have got corona. Along with this, she is also reducing the hours of work for essential employees or doing regular testing for them.
Companies postpone plans to call office
Deloitte India was working on a plan to restart offices in hybrid mode in the second week of January. But now she has postponed it for further and she is now waiting and watching. The company’s Chief Talent Officer SV Nathan said that they do not want to invite people to offices and take the risk of them falling ill, ET reported.
Other companies including Zomato, Axis Bank, ITC and Flipkart have now asked employees coming to their offices to work remotely. However, the essential staff is still being exempted. Corporate employees in Flipkart were allowed to voluntarily enter offices from December 1. Now he has been asked not to come to office for the next two weeks. They have been put on hold till further notice is issued.
Zomato had implemented work from home for the employees of its offices in December itself. He took this decision in view of the early signs of a new wave of epidemics. Earlier this week, cigarette and hospitality conglomerate ITC had asked employees in Kolkata, the National Capital Region and Mumbai to work from home unless absolutely necessary. On the other hand, the attendance in ITC was restricted to 30 per cent.