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DC Dimapur cautions for more stringent enforcement of COVID measures

Deputy Commissioner, Dimapur cautions for more stringent enforcement of COVID measures
(Dimapur District Task Force meeting at DC’s conference hall on October 20 | Photo: DIPR)

Dimapur, October 20 (NEx): Observing the lackadaisical attitude amongst the general public and some traders in Dimapur, Deputy Commissioner Dimapur Rajesh Soundararajan IAS, cautioned that more stringent enforcement of COVID precautions will be taken.

Addressing the Dimapur District Task Force meeting today, October 20, 2020, DC Dimapur advised the members to keep on providing awareness from one’s own level. “In terms of Quarantine and testing, Dimapur district is showing comparatively satisfactory result, but we need to put the mechanism in place to avoid exponential curve,” he maintained.

DIPR report said, DC Dimapur, directed the outpost administrative officers under Dimapur district for a meeting in consultation with the village authorities for more stringent enforcement of COVID measures. He also added that the current enforcement teams in place, headed by administrative officers would intensify the various enforcement activities.

In the meeting, CMO Dimapur Dr. Mereninla briefed on the COVID 19 situation of the district and reminded the public to follow the 3 golden rules i.e wearing mask, maintaining social distance and sanitising hands in order to stay away from COVID-19.

Director CIHSR Dimapur, Dr. Sedevi, Director Airport Authority Dimapur, Shikuto from DCCI, Pastor Yanbemo and several others shared their views and concerns in the meeting.