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Corona Warriors: IAS Officer Resumes Work Post Only 22 Days After Giving Birth

The entire world is going through a crisis owing to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. While most of us stay safe and comfortable in our homes, there are a number of people who have to continue working for our safety and wellbeing.

These warriors are doing all they can to stop the deadly disease from spreading. Their bravery and dedication are commendable!

An IAS officer from Andhra Pradesh ditched her 6-month maternity leave and resumed work after just 22 days of giving birth.

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According to the reports, Srijana Gummalla, who is serving as the Commissioner of the Greater Visakhapatnam Municipal Corporation, delivered her baby earlier this year. Srijana is a 2013-batch IAS officer.

Keeping in mind the situation these days, she refused to take her maternity leave and joined the office within days after her delivery. 

While speaking to Hindustan Times, she said that she was fortunate to have the support of her husband and mother.

She said, “My role is just a small part in this humongous effort, rather modestly. My whole family gave me the strength to work towards this commitment.”

Here’s what Twitteratis have to say about the officer’s dedication to her duty: 

With people like Srijana on our side, we are sure to win this battle against COVID-19.

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