Senapati town committee cleans DHQ town & Hospital road, issues public directives for lockdown


Senapati, 28th March 2020: Acknowledging the appeal of the State Government and beefing up efforts to sanitize public spaces from garbage and waste, the Senapati-Karong Town Committee in collaboration with District Administration and Senapati police conducted a massive social work from District Hospital to Senapati bridge on Saturday.

According to Town Committee President A John, the social work was organized in view of cleaning the town from all garbage and waste to prevent breeding space for any diseases in view of the dreaded COVID-19 creating havoc globally. The work began from around 6 am and continued till 10 am. Members from District police, Town Committee staff, womenfolk and others joined the social work by maintaining distance and wearing mask.

The town committee has also warned against any unnecessary loitering or group and driving around with more than 3 persons. It has directed that, lockdown should be adhered to by all and go out only when it is important and for buying essential items. No outsiders will be allowed in the town areas it stated. Moreover, any person coming from outside will be Quarantined compulsory. It has suspended all public transportation including tata sumo, car taxis, auto and buses.

While appealing to the general public to "Stay at Home and be Safe" the town committee had also issued public information to maintain lockdown with respective villages proper gates. It has also informed that, groceries, food stores and essential item establishments will be allowed to open from 6:00 am till 12 noon.

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