KANGPOKPI: The District Magistrate Kangpokpi issued public advisory for the people of Kangpokpi District after an emergency meeting with DDMA Kangpokpi and Committee for Formulation of Preventive and Intervention Strategies to control the spread of COVID-19 at DC Conference Hall today.
According to Lalithambigai Kalidas, IAS, District Magistrate Kangpokpi who is also the Deputy Commissioner of the District the public advisory was issued in order to contain the spread of COVID-19. It was issued through the village chiefs/Chairman/authority to convey the message to their villagers.
The public advisory stated that if any of the villagers have come from outside of the country or the state of Manipur from March 1, it is requested that they should be reported as per format available to their respective Sub Divisional Officers.
Secondly, the village chiefs/chairman/authority is responsible to do public miking on the Dos and Don’ts in regard to Corona-virus (COVID-19) to be done every day. The audio clip will be provided by the concerned SDOs.
Thirdly, people coming from foreign country and from affected states within the country to be home quarantine along with all family members.
Fourthly, the village chiefs/chairman/authorities are requested to help in arranging for any requirement of essential commodities for the home quarantine persons.
Fifth, all religious/cultural and social gatherings and sports activities should be completely banned in the village.
Sixth, the village chiefs/chairman/authorities should take preventive measures and ask the villagers to not step out of their houses without any reason and for any assistance they can contact their respective SDOs.