NDMC HQ Palika Kendra and Shaheed Bhagat Singh Place sealed after employees reported covid19 positive
- An Extensive disinfection drive starts at Palika Kendra and Shaheed Bhagat Singh Place offices for three time a day for next two days -
In view of the employees working in Accounts Department and Commercial Department of New Delhi Municipal Council ( NDMC ) have been reported corona virus (Covid-19) positive, NDMC has decided to seal the entire headquarters building i.e. Palika Kendra at Sansad Marg in which Account Department situated and Shaheed Bhagat Singh Place offices at Gole Market in which Commercial Department operating, for 48 hours from today.
NDMC Civil Engineering Department (Building Maintenance Division ) and Public Health Department have carried out an extensive disinfection drive in Palika Kendra and Shaheed Bhagat Singh Place offices today. This disinfection drive will continued carry out for three time a day for next two days.
A team of 20 health workers lead by NDMC Officials of public health department got sprayed the 100 liter disinfectant by Knapsnack machines. The 1% sodium hypochlorite solution has been used as disinfectant.
And 4000 litres water with bleaching through water tanker were used. This exercise has been carried out in addition to daily disinfection of building by Civil Engineering Department through outsourced agency.
NDMC has directed to all the Officers and employees will work from Home for next two day and shall be available on Mobile and email all the times.
The Covid-19 Cell of NDMC is being intimated the District Authority to carry out the contact tracing as per standard operating procedure ( SOP ) for the staff of Palika Kendra and Shaheed Bhagat Singh Place .
It is also directed to all person who were in close contact with affected person / employees to observe home quarantine procedure and report to District Authority in case they become symptomatic. NDMC advise to all affected employees to inform Director (Welfare) in case any help is required.