DIMAPUR, JULY 10: While existing lockdown measures will continue to remain in Dimapur district, DC Dimapur, Rajesh Soundararajan, IAS has announced additional relaxations and directives to be effective from July 11 to 17.
According to an order issued by the DC, shops/business establishments dealing with essential goods and commodities such as vegetable, fish/meat vendors, milk booths, bakeries, local grocery stores, public utility services like LPG and E-commerce services, take-aways and home delivery services for restaurants may remain open on all the days from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m.
All other shops/business establishments dealing with all kinds of goods/items/articles are permitted to open from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday.
All shops located in New Market, Hongkong Market and Hazi Park will be allowed to open on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 6 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Odd-Even basis. Necessary arrangements and monitoring in this regard will be made accordingly by the Administrator, DMC.
Outdoor sports activities, other than competitions will be permitted, subject to attendance of not more than 100 persons and adherence to COVID -19 appropriate behaviour and all the applicable SOPs issued from time to time
Long distance trains will be allowed to stop at Dimapur Railway Station. However, all the inbound passengers should be asymptomatic and shall be required to produce certificate of having completed their COVID-19 vaccination (both doses taken).
Inter district movement is allowed, subject to the person(s) being asymptomatic and having completed their COVID-19 vaccination (both doses taken) and subject to adherence to COVID-19 appropriate behaviours .
Bus service, intra and inter district taxi service and pillion riding on 2-wheelers shall continue to remain suspended.
All movement of persons/vehicles except exempted categories/medica1 emergencies would continue to remain restricted from 7 p.m. to 4 a.m.
Any person violating this order shall be penalized as per the provisions of Section 51 to 60 of the
Disaster Management Act 200S besides legal action under Section 188 of the IPC.
(Page News Service)