Government offices to operate 100% in Sharjah from Sunday

By Rahul Vaimal, Associate Editor
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Sharjah City
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Under the directives of the Sharjah Executive Council, the Sharjah Directorate of Human Resources (SDHR) has declared that 100 percent of the Sharjah Government employees will return to their workplaces from 19th July (Sunday).

The order issued in this regard stipulated that the returning of 100 percent of employees to the workplaces includes all governmental departments and entities. All departments and institutions expected to be ready for welcoming their employees as of next Sunday.

Only employees with chronic illnesses, proven by a medical report can call for an exception mandated in the government circular

Commenting on this, Dr. Tariq Sultan bin Khadem, Member of the Sharjah Executive Council and Chairman of the SHRD, confirmed that the decision comes in implementation of the wise directives of H.H. Dr. Sheikh Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Sharjah, as part of the comprehensive plan for the gradual return to normal life in the Emirate of Sharjah, following all the intensified precautionary measures.

Mr. Khadem added that the entities and department have received circulars of required preparations and precautionary measures to receive back the employees.

He emphasized the importance of commitment by all parties to strictly implement all precautionary measures that ensure public safety, aiming to prevent the spread of this global pandemic.