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Border areas are to be imposed with 'Total lockdown' for from 17th July
TIWN July 14, 2020
Border areas are to be imposed with 'Total lockdown' for from 17th July
PHOTO : Law Minister Ratanlal Nath addressing media. TIWN Pic July 14, 2020

AGARTALA, July 14 (TIWN): With the increasing numbers of Covid positive cases in Tripura, the state Executive Committee of Tripura State Disaster Management Authority declared "Total Lockdown" in border areas. This act will be imposed from 17th July onwards. In a press conference, Law Minister Ratanlal Nath has said the same.

The Disaster Management Authority in their notification includes, "Under Section 22 (2) (h) of the Disaster Management Act, 2005 direct enforcement of Total Lockdown within 1 Km of border in rural areas and 0.5 km in municipal areas from international Bangladesh border of the state of Tripura for 7 days w.e.f. 7 A.M. of 17th July, 2020."
 
In recent days the Covid positive cases are spiking up with an alarming not for all the citizens of Tripura. The total numbers of Covid-19 positive cases have crossed 2000.
 
 
 
 
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