Dimapur, July 5: The District Task Force on Covid-19, Longleng has decided to hold joint mass awareness campaign on Covid-19 covering entire villages and wards of the district.
To cover the awareness campaign in shortest possible period, it was decided to constitute five teams comprising one representative each from medical department (doctor), administration, police, Phom Peoples’ Council (PPC), Phomla Hoichem and Phom Students’ Conference (PSC). Each team will be assigned to cover villages/wards and sensitize the public on Covid-19 by maintaining strict SOP of the Government. To clarify the doubts through feedbacks from the public interaction session will be included in the campaign.
Meanwhile the DTF has reaffirmed to restrict the movement of vehicles bringing essential commodities from Assam till July 6. It discussed on transportation of two Longleng returnees recovered from Covid-19 after availing treatment in Kohima. The recovered returnees will be kept under institutional quarantine center isolated from other returnees. They will be tested again after 14 days counting from the last test and will be released if found negative. It further reiterated that SOP of the Government will be strictly followed and implemented to contain and control the spread of the coronavirus. (Page News Service)