Arunachal Pradesh: Changlang District administration restricts inter-circle movement

The Changlang district administration has imposed restriction on inter-circle movement in Diyun, Miao and Bordumsa circles.

Arunachal Pradesh: Changlang District administration restricts inter-circle movement
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The Changlang district administration has imposed restriction on inter-circle movement of peoples in Diyun, Miao and Bordumsa circles, except for medical emergencies and essential services with permission.

The restriction will also apply to these circles for movement to other adjoining districts, according to an order issued by Deputy Commissioner Mr Devansh Yadav.

The district alone has  reported 28 Covid-19 positive cases among the returnees from other states.

The order states that “it is necessary to restrict the movements of public for containment of transmission of Covid-19 in the circles where positive cases were detected.” Legal action will be initiated for any violation or willful disobedience of the order.

Meanwhile, the state has registered a total of 42 active cases with three fresh cases in Changlang, and one each in Namsai and West Siang districts.