Dimapur, July 20: The office of the Executive Engineer, PHED (Urban), Kohima has been sealed from July 20 for 48 hours following the detection of a COVID-19 staff.
Deputy Commissioner Kohima, Gregory Thejawelie NCS notified that this was decided in an emergency meeting held on July 19.
The DC said as per the guidelines on preventive measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 in workplace settings issued by the Ministry of Health & Family Welfare, Directorate General of Health Services (EMR Division), Government Of India, the PHED (Urban) office has been temporarily closed/shut for 48 hours and fumigation of the premises is being initiated following all health safety measures and SOPs of the Government.
He said the sealed area is mapped and cordoned off and the public and all concerned have been advised to follow all safety precautions of wearing masks all the time, frequently washing hands and maintain social/physical distances to ensure public hygiene and personal safety within the proximity of the sealed area. (Page News Service)