Govt issued suspension of biometric attendance in all govt offices

It mentioned that, The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department's OM of even number dated the 1.11.2021 regarding biometric attendance.

The Government of India Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions, Department of Personnel & Training issues the office memorandum to suspends the biometric attendance regarding for Preventive measures to contain the spread of Novel Coronavirus (COVID 19)

It mentioned that, The undersigned is directed to refer to this Department's OM of even number dated the 1.11.2021 regarding biometric attendance.

The matter has been reviewed and, as a precautionary measure, it has been decided to suspend the marking of biometric attendance in Aadhar Based Biometric Attendance System in all Ministries/Departments of the Government of India, including its attached/subordinate offices, with immediate effect till 31 January, 2022.

However, all the employees are required to mark their attendance in Attendance Registers to be maintained manually. All the Heads of Departments shall also continue to ensure that all employees wear masks, at all times, and follow COVID appropriate behavior strictly.