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  • Meeting on prohibitory measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19 in Dima Hasao held

    Published on July 19, 2020

    By Anup Biswas


    Haflong  : In view of the lifting of the two weeks lockdown that comes to an end today and to discuss prohibitory measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19 in Dima Hasao, an emergent  meeting was held with Executive Members i/c Medical, N C Hills Autonomous Council Shri. Samuel Changsan in the chair at the office chamber of Jt. Director, Health Services today (19th July, 2020).

    The meeting was held in presence of the Executive Members, Shri Ngamrothang Hmar and Smti Nandita Gorlosa along with MAC, Shri Liton Chakraborty and Senior Leader and Vice Chairman, DPB, Shri Donphainon Thaosen,

    Doctors and officials from all Block Public Health Centers (BPHCs), Superintendent and officials of Haflong Civil Hospital, officials of NHM along with NCHAC Secretary, Shri T T Daulagupu and Jt. Director Health Services Dr. Dipali Barman participated in the meeting to discussed on various issues and measures involved in executing the exercises adopted for prevention  of corona during the meeting. 

    All three EMs who are also the in charge of the Border Checkgates at Manderdisa, Ditokcherra and Diyungbra are working in close co-ordination with the medical teams in order to prevent probable spreading of virus from outside the district.

    After prolong discussion several resolutions adopted like  Mandatory swab sample test (both Rapid and RTPCR) for all those who enter Dima Hasao from other districts on 20th & 21st July next

    From 22nd July, ATSP (Assam Targeted Surveillance Programme) swab sample test of all persons entering Dima Hasao.

    Supply of RAT Kits, VTM, Gloves, masks, sanitizers will be adequately done to all people engaged at the check gates.

    Further resolved that people from Dima Hasao should refrain from travelling unless very necessary.