Nagaland

Tuensang: Office of the Chief Medical Officer sealed for 48 hours

Tuensang: Office of the Chief Medical Officer sealed for 48 hours

Kohima, October 16 (NEx): The Deputy Commissioner and Chairman District Task Force Tuensang, has ordered the sealing of the office of the Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Tuensang for a period of 48 (Forty-eight) hours or till further order with immediate effect.

The DC Tuensang, Kumar Ramnikant IAS stated that the Sealing of the office of the Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Tuensang has ordered in the interest of public health and safety in view of COVID-19 pandemic situation.

During this period no public interview shall be entertained and all officers /staff of the office are advised to self isolate and work from home and be available on call, the DC stated.

Meanwhile, Nagaland Health Minister S Pangnyu Phom updated about two more COVID-19 positive cases detected in Tuensang today. The active COVID cases in the district now stands at 35.