Hamirpur,HP, May 19 : Following detection of five more Corona positive cases in the district, the District Magistrate, Harikesh Meena has declared twelve wards of five gram panchayats of Nadaun and Hamirpur revenue subdivisions as containment zones. Those gram panchayats which have been declared as containment zones are: Nounghi/Naryha, Dangri, Kashmir of Nadaun sub division and Gwarroo and Majhog Sultani of Hamirpur sub division.
He has issued directions that under no circumstances, no person or any vehicle, except officers /officials/vehicles on government duty will be allowed to play in the containment zones. No person will be allowed to move out of their houses and move on roads. Curfew orders will remain in force till further orders and its violation will be dealt with sternly.
There shall be no relaxation in the curfew imposed in the area and no shop and banks will be opened till further orders. However, home delivery of essential goods like milk, groceries, fruits, vegetables, medicines, gas supply shall be made through a government delivery committee constituted by the SDM concerned of the area on the valid passes issued by the competent authority concerned. (UNI)