Dimapur, August 8: Deputy Commissioner Mon, Thavaseelan K has notified that in view of the increase in COVID-19 positive cases and in the interest of public health and safety and in an effort to break the chain of possible local/community transmission, Mon town has been divided into three zones. Henceforth, public movement will be permitted in accordance to the days assigned for each zone with effect from August 10.
Zone 1: (Green Permit)
Ward/Colony: Tammong, Tampang, Shantham & Jajhon – Movement on Monday & Thursday
Zone 2: (Yellow Permit)
Ward/Colony: Thamnan, Chingai, Walo & Techahan – Movement on Tuesday & Friday
Zone 3: (Blue Permit)
Ward/Colony: Tanlao, Wagien, Zaklon & Shamnyu – Movement on Wednesday & Saturday
The DC informed that different colour code, public movement permits will be issued for each household under Mon town. Households lying in a particular zone will be allowed to come out only on the days assigned to them. The ward task forces will distribute the public movement permits in their respective wards and ensure that the order is strictly implemented.
Only one person from a household will be permitted to go out for purchase of essential commodities, medicines and visit to banks/ATMs only on the production of the permit in original. Shops in all the zones will be open on all days from 9 am to 2 pm. Shopkeepers shall sell the essential commodities to customers only on the production of the permit in original.
The DC waned that In case any shop is found violating the order, the shop would be closed for three days and penalty will be imposed. The permit will not be issued to home quarantine households until completions of the quarantine period. (Page News Service)