Covid restrictions extended in Nagaland as cases rise

The total tally of infected people in Nagaland now stands at 35,458 with 758 deaths

The COVID-19 Pandemic which has been plaguing the entire world for almost 3 years seems to be mutilating into different categories of variants. In India alone, a total of 2,528 new cases along with 149 deaths were reported in the last 24 hours. The total tally of COVID-19 infection rates in India now stands at 4,30,04,005 with 5,16,281 deaths and 149 daily fatalities according to data released by the country's Union Health Ministry.
Nagaland alone has seen its fair share of infections and deaths. The total tally of infected people in Nagaland now stands at 35,458 with 758 deaths. Also, in the last 24 hours, there were 3 new cases of COVID-19 infections and 1 death as per the reports by the Department of Health and Family Welfare (H&FW).
Also, in the last 24 hours, there were 3 new cases of COVID-19 infections and 1 death as per the reports by the Department of Health and Family Welfare (H&FW)
In view of the prevalent cases of new COVID-19 infections popping up every week, the state government has ordered an extension of the existing measures for containment of COVID-19 and the relaxation for various activities till March 31, 2022.
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The citizens have been subjected to adhere strictly to the relevant SOP'S and conditions as laid down by the Health Department. Meanwhile, the Deputy Commissioner (DC) of Dimapur, Rajesh Soundararajan while notifying the extension of the existing measures, warned in an order that, any person/group of persons found violating the existing orders/SOP'S/ guidelines would be liable to be prosecuted against under the relevant sections of the Disaster Management Act of 2005, besides action under Section 188 of the IPC and other legal provisions as applicable.
The recent measures adopted for the containment of the virus includes curfew after 9:00 p.m. " 4:00 a.m. along with the compulsory wearing of masks, maintaining social distancing and 50% occupancy for hotels, restaurants, institutions and other public places.



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