Asks all faculty members to report back immediately
New Delhi, Jan. 3 (Delhi Crown): Delhi-based All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) on Monday cancelled the winter vacation of all the faculty members, and asked them to join their respective duties, in the wake of rising Covid graph in the national capital.
“It is to inform that the Competent Authority has decided to cancel the remaining part of the Winter Vacation i.e. from Jan. 5-10, due to ongoing Covid-19/Omicron pandemic,” said an office memorandum dated Jan. 3.
It added – “All faculty members are requested to join back their duty with immediate effect at the AIIMS, New Delhi, accordingly.”
The Covid/Omicron pandemic has been rising over the past one week, with new cases per day already having crossed the 4000-mark. Till a week ago, the daily cases had gone to below-100 level.