Shubham Jaiswal ([email protected])
India’s largest bank the State Bank of India (SBI) has shut down a section of its Local Head Office (LHO) in Kolkata after an employee tested positive for COVID-19. The employee is associated with the Liability Centralised Processing Centre located at the ‘E’ wing of the LHO.
The SBI employee was not attending office for the last 8-10 days and was later found to have contracted the deadly virus. Since then, we have sanitised the entire building and the section has been closed till May 11, SBI official said, adding that other departments are functional.
The employee is being treated at a private hospital.
As a responsible organisation, we will have to look into the welfare of all employees and follow the protocol in such challenging circumstances, the official said.