No Entry for Outsiders: AMU Imposes Restrictions As COVID-19 Cases Rise

By Ojas Singh

Aligarh : No outsiders will be allowed in the campus and "violation of the protocols will be dealt with strictly," the notice said. Masks will be compulsory for entry inside the campus.

In the latest notice, AMU has urged all the employees over 45 years of age to get vaccinated for COVID-19 as per government advisory and medical guidelines. It also advised all its teachers, students, and employees to wear a mask in offices, schools, colleges, libraries, departments, offices, centers, and hostels. Preventive measures have been taken in view of the rising COVID-19 cases all over the country.

Under the new notification, the university has asked all the non-university staff including vendors not to enter the campus. No outsiders will be allowed on the campus and “violation of the protocols will be dealt with strictly as per government guidelines and university rules”, the notice said. A notification made by the officiating Registrar, Minhaj Ahmad Khan urged all to maintain proper social distancing and thermal scanning should be done at all the entry points in offices.

It also said that facilities for frequent hand washing should be made available at all concerned places.