Dimapur, July 1: DC Kohima, Gregory Thejawelie, NCS has informed all returnees entering Kohima District from outside the State to mandatorily get themselves tested for COVID-19 infection as per the various SOPs/guidelines/directives of the Government from time to time.
In this connection, the DC directed the following army/paramilitary units/sectors/HQs to ensure that compulsory testing of all the returnee personnel are carried out as per standard medical advisory/procedure: 3rd Assam Rifle, Kohima; Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF), Chedema, Kohima; 14th Assam Rifle, Chieswema, Kohima; 5th Assam Rifle Sector, Chieswema Kohima; Border Security Force (BSF), Chedema, Kohima and the Border Roads Organization (BRO), Sechu Zubza, Kohima.
The army/paramilitary units/sectors/HQs have been asked to co-ordinate with the Chief Medical Officer, Kohima to train their respective medical officer(s) in order to expedite the process of testing.
The DC directed that action taken on the matter be officially intimated to his office in writing for further necessary action. (Page News Service)