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DC Mon enforces total lockdown in 3 places to contain the spread of COVID-19

DC Mon enforces total lockdown in 3 places to contain the spread of COVID-19

Kohima, September 01 (NEx): Deputy Commissioner of Mon, Thavaseelan K, IAS notified that a total lockdown has been enforced from August 29th to September 04th, 2020 in Aboi Town, Ngangching village and Aopao village under Mon district with the following conditions.

Movement of public and private vehicles is strictly prohibited except on medical emergencies. All business/commercial establishments and shops shall remain closed, pharmacies exempted. Not more than 20 persons will be permitted in case of funerals and no movement will be permitted in or out of Aboi, Ngangching village and Aopao village, the notification said.

DC said that the total lockdown has been enforced in light of certain emerging circumstances and with a view to contain the spread of COVID-19. He further requested the public to comply with these orders and warned that any person found violating the order will be penalised under relevant provisions of the law.