KULGAM — With the surge in COVID-19 cases in South Kashmir’s Kulgam district, authorities declared 13 villages of the district as ‘Micro Containment Zones.’
Officials said that people were requested to stay indoors and follow COVID-19 related SOPs in letter and spirit.
“We used Public Address System to make people aware about the gravity of the situation,” an official said.
The official identified the 13 villages as Akhran, Nursingpora,Yarikhah, Checki-Hanjan, Sopar, Kharote, Checkpora, Awhatoo, Kaladrang, Matibugh, Sursunoo, Kharbrari and Dessand.
Earlier, many other villages were declared as ‘Red Zones’ following the surge in COVID-19 cases. (KNT)