SRINAGAR — The District Magistrate Shopian on Saturday notified two villages as Micro-containment Zones in the district after detection of many COVID positive cases.
Officials said that the villages Urapara Nagbal falling in Tehsil Chitragam and Dobipora falling in Tehsil Barbugh (Imamsahib) were notified as Micro-Containment Zones on the directions of District Magistrate Shopian, Sachin Kumar Vaishya.
The inward and outward movement to the affected village has been strictly restrained and people are asked to stay indoors and all the adjacent villages have been declared as buffer zones, the officials said.
Officers of the line departments have been asked to ensure the availability of basic facilities to the affected populace till further orders, they added. (GNS)