Bhubaneswar: In view of several Covid-19 positive cases being detected in Civil Court, Khordha, the Bhubaneswar Municipal Corporation (BMC) today announced the area within the boundary of Bhubaneswar Judicial Complex and DLSA, Lewis Road as a containment zone to come into force from tomorrow (September 19) to September 25 to check further spread of the pandemic.
An order in this regard was issued by BMC’s Zonal Deputy Commissioner, South East Zone and Incident Commander Ansuman Rath today.
The order says, “The area coming within the boundary of Bhubaneswar Judicial Com;plex and DLSA, Lewis Road, Bhubaneswar is hereby declared as the containment zone for the period from 19th September 2020 to 25th September 2020. This excludes the Office of the Sub Collector, Bhubaneswar, Office of the Tahasildar Bhubaneswar and District Sub Registrar Offices”.
No public shall be allowed to move into the containment zone and the inhabitants within the containment zone shall not move out, it added.
“All the inhabitants within the containment zone shall strictly remain in home. All the shopping establishment whatsoever nature shall be closed immediately,” the order further said.
“All the government and private institutions located within the boundary of the containment zone is hereby closed forthwith,” the BMC has clarified in the order.
Inhabitants of the area have been told that BMC will supply essentials and ensure medical requirements in the containment zone if required and inhabitants can call the Helpline No 1929 for any complaints.