Kathmandu – Considering the seriousness of COVID-19 outbreak, the Gandaki State Government has restricted its health officials from taking leaves except for two reasons. A meeting of the Council of Ministers of the State held Saturday decided to allow leave only for child birth and post-death rituals of family members for its health officials. As part of the COVID-19 prevention, control and treatment preparations, the State decided even not to approve the resignation of the health officials, State Government’s Spokesperson and Minister Ram Sharan Basnet said. Likewise, Basnet also said that the leave approved earlier has been annulled and the Minister for Social Development was directed to act accordingly.
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