Government of India
Ministry of Personnel, Public Grievances and Pensions
(Department of Personnel and Training)
North Block, New Delhi
Dated the 1st September, 2020
Subject: Preventive measures to be taken to contain the spread of Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) – Departmental canteens.
The undersigned is directed to convey that the OM of even number dated 28th August, 2020 regarding re-opening of Departmental Canteens stands withdrawn with immediate effect and until further orders. Accordingly, the instructions contained in OM dated 20th April, 2020 to keep the Departmental Canteens closed, shall continue to apply.
(Umesh Kumar Bhatia)
Deputy Secretary to the Govt. of India