Dimapur, February 21: Deputy Commissioner Tuensang, Kumar Ramnikant, IAS has informed that in view of the outbreak of Novel Corona Virus in China and other countries and as per the directives of the State Government, the movement of people crossing the international borders between India and Myanmar is strictly prohibited with immediate effect.
This is necessitated in the interest of public health and safety, he said. The order will remain active till further notice.
In another order, the DC Tuensang has ordered blanket ban on the hunting of wild animals within the jurisdiction of Tuensang District with immediate effect.
The ban was imposed in the wake of available evidence in the novel corona virus and other respiratory virus suggested that there may have been transmission of viruses from wild animals to human.
Mon: DC Mon, Thavaseelan K, IAS has also banned hunting of wild animals and birds within the jurisdiction of Mon District with immediate effect.
(Page News Service)