Kohima, July 25 (NEx): Deputy Commissioner Kohima, Gregory Thejawelie, NCS, has notified on sealed area in New Ministers Hill (Ward No. 16), Daklane (Ward No. 7) and Mima Village under Jakhama Sub-Division, in view of the detection of a COVID-19 positive person residing at the locality.
The area defined below is demarcated as Sealed Area in order to contain the spread of the disease/infection and for necessary contact tracing, said an order by DC Kohima on Friday.
1. New Ministers Hill (Ward No. 16)
East : Middle sector drainage.
West : Colony footstep.
South : New Ministers Hill main road tri-junction.
North : Drain near Registrars HC res.
2. Daklane (Ward No. 7)
East : Footstep leading to charity school below Rutsa Bakery.
West : Daklane main road.
South : Footpath leading to Main town road.
North : Drain toward Daklane main road.
3. Mima Village
East : Footstep.
West : Pekedu House.
South : Kezhazetuo House.
North : Footstep.
All movement of persons/vehicles within the defined Sealed Area is strictly restricted/prohibited and under active surveillance with immediate effect, said the order.
Kohima Municipal areas is under seven days total lockdown from today, July 25, 2020. As COVID positive cases increase outside the designated Quarantine centre, the District Task Force Kohima has imposed 7 days total lockdown to stop the spread of the virus and also to trace the contacts.