Dimapur, August 3: Deputy Commissioner (DC) Tuensang, Kumar Ramnikant IAS has notified Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for Inter-District travel movement of vehicles /people into Tuensang district in view of potential local /community transmission of COVID-19.
In an order, the DC said all travels from /to Tuensang district, which is not of urgent nature, will be restricted until further notice. Any unavoidable travels which are of urgent nature such as medical emergencies, funerals etc shall be undertaken only with the prior approval of the Tuensang DTF on COVID-19.
For Government officials travelling to Tuensang district on duty, the HoDs concerned are to inform the DTF 24 hours prior to undertaking any such travels.
All travels (apart from Government servants on duty) to Tuensang district shall be allowed to enter the District only on the production of valid travel permit issued by competent authority of the origin district. All details of the travelers will be entered at the Inter District check gate before entering the District.
All Government servants /agencies from outside the State entering the district on duty shall be allowed to proceed on duty only after mandatory COVID-19 testing and on negative result for COVID-19. All travelers to the District (apart from Government servant on duty) shall be under mandatory home quarantine for 14 days.
To facilitate movement as mentioned above, the Tuensang COVID-19 War Room may be contacted at 03861220171/6009964361/8131926612/ 8132039124/ 6033862540 between 10 am to 4 pm. (Page News Service)