Dimapur, June 13: A special train carrying 938 stranded people of Nagaland from Thiruvananthapuram reached Dimapur on June 13 at around 9:20 am.
Passengers comprises of 108 from Peren, 30 from Phek, 46 from Kohima, 47 from Wokha, 25 from Zunheboto, 20 from Longleng, 385 from Mon, 35 from Kiphire, 17 from Mokokchung, 42 from Tuensang and 183 from Dimapur.
They were received at Dimapur Railway Station by APC and in-charge of COVID-19 activities for Dimapur, Kikheto Sema, Secretary, Food & Civil Supplies, Honje Konyak, DC Dimapur Anoop Khinchi, Commissioner of Police Dimapur, Rothihu Tetso, CMO Dimapur, Dr Tiasunep and other officials.
Besides Dimapur district, all the returnees were transported by buses to their respective districts after undergoing thermal screening at Railway Station Dimapur. They were also provided food packets and water and also snack packets to have on the way. Returnees of Dimapur district were taken directly to Agri Expo where necessary medical screening was done, and lunch served before they were taken in the designated Quarintine home.
(Page News Service)