Dimapur, June 18: The Deputy Commissioner of Kohima has informed that the existing lockdown measures will continue to remain in force in the District till 30 June, with additional directives.
Permitted shops and business establishments will be allowed to be open on all days from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.
However, Hardware and electrical shops, shops selling stationeries, mobile phones and computer accessories, garages for automobile repairing and shops selling vehicle spare parts will be allowed to open only on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 6 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Proprietors of permitted category of business establishments/private establishments will be held responsible for ensuring strict compliance to COVID-19 SOPs within their respective establishments.
There will be a total ban on the movement of individuals/vehicles from 4 p.m. to 5 a.m. every day till June 30 across the district except for reasons/purposes and for those who are permitted to move as per the existing lockdown measures.
Any action (s) in contravention with the above stated shall be deemed to have committed an Offence punishable under Section 188 of the Indian Penal Code and relevant provisions of the Disaster Management Act, 2005. (Page News Service)