Phek dist admn bans hunting


Dimapur, February 15: The District Administration Phek has stated that there is an outbreak of the Novel Corona Virus in China and other countries which was declared by the World Health Organisation as Public Health Emergency of International Concern. Also evidence on the Novel Corona Virus suggested that there may have been transmission of viruses through wild animals to humans.
Therefore, the DC has ordered to all concerned that hunting/killing or possession of wild animals is strictly prohibited and any person found hunting or in possession of wild animals will be liable for strict action as laid down by law.
(Page News Service)