Dimapur, April 17: A coordination meeting on Covid-19 was held in the DC’s conference hall, Longleng on April 15 to discuss the measures for public safety and awareness and resurgence of Covid-19 situation in the State and the District. The meeting was chaired by SDO(C) Longleng, Trongdiba Tongpi.
Tongpi stated that some households in the district are sealed due to testing of Covid-19 positive and appealed to the citizens not to panic but come forward to avail their service in the effort to contain the spread of the disease in the community.
The meeting discussed about strict reinforcement of the latest SOPs such as compulsory wearing of face mask, maintaining social distancing and hand washing facility in all business establishments. The need to spread awareness in all wards/villages in the district was also discussed.
District Surveillance Officer, Dr. Maria Yaden informed that persons entering the district from different states must self-isolate for 10 days and said that any person developing Covid-19 related symptoms must voluntarily come for testing at the District hospital.
The meeting was attended by all wards representatives, church leaders, NGOs, DBs, and council chairmen. (Page News Service)