Wipro has recently announced the extention of Work From Hoome for its employees in India and US. Wipro is one of India’s biggest IT employees. Wipro has informed to their employees to work in same manner until next year. This decission is really beneficial for both countries employees (India & US) as both countries has affected mostly during Covid pandemic.
Given the current situation, we have decided to extend work from home for employees in India and in the United States until January 18, 2021. We will take a decision on other countries depending on the pandemic situation, local guidelines and customer requirements,” wrote Chief Operating Officer, Bhanumurthy B and Chief Human Resources Officer, Saurabh Govil in an internal email to the employees.
Wipro Employees count is exceeded 1,85,000 out of which most of employees are working in India. Due to Lockdown, Most of Indian IT firms including Wipro, TCS, Infosys and many others have allowed 90% of employees to work from home.
Wipro Chairman Rishad Premji had said in a virtual event in September that the lockdown prompted many organisations to shift to a new model wherein more than 90% of their employees were delivering services remotely and new deals were also finalised virtually. Later, Rishad Premji also agreed that people have found work from home more comfortable and he wonders if people will desire to work from office in the near future.