Jammu, Mar 15 : Under National Disaster Management Act 2005, District Magistrate Jammu, Sushma Chauhan, who is also Chairperson, District Disaster Management Authority, on Sunday ordered closure of all eateries, bars and suspended rallies, protests and religious activities.
As per order under Section 34 of the National Disaster Management Act, 2005, the District Magistrate issued directions and guidelines for the purpose of assisting protecting or providing relief to the community in response to any threatening disaster situation. Ms Chauhan said that she has directed to be complied by the concerned, towards mitigating the transmission of COVID-19, in Jammu District and ordered that no langars, bhandaras, dhabas, bars, restaurants, food courts, food stalls, roadside eateries etc, shall operate in district Jammu till March 31. No massage centres, spa, sauna and others will operate till March 31.
The district magistrate has also ordered that no conferences, events, rallies, dharnas, protests etc, shall be organised within the territorial limits of district Jammu.(UNI)