Arunachal: Five buildings in Naharlagun declared as containment zones


ITANAGAR | JULY 14, 2020:

Five buildings in Naharlagun have been declared as containment zones based on a report submitted by the Rapid Response Team (RRT) of the Itanagar Capital Region.

These buildings include the Tadar Nelda building at G. Extension, Tadar Mongku building at E-Sector, Upper Police Colony, Parboil House at E-Sector, and Techi Mopung SPT house at Medical Colony.

The Deputy Commissioner of the Capital also issued an order prohibiting any unauthorized entry and exit into the notified containment zone for 14 days or till they declare the area safe.

He also informed that the movement of people for the supply of essential items and other emergency services will be regulated and they will deploy police personnel to monitor the daily situation.

"At present, the perimeter of the containment area shall be the building areas as they have created no buffer zone. However, the perimeter could be expanded as it is subject to subsequent findings," the DC said.