Odisha: Athagarh NAC Declared Containment Zone

Cuttack: The Cuttack district administration today declared Athagarh Notified Area Council as containment zone. The containment orders will be in force from June 30 to July 3, an order issued by Cuttack Collector BS Chainy read.

The decision was taken after two cases of COVID-19 were reported from the area. The containment will be enforced in 18 wards of the NAC.

Areas under containment zone:

East: All the connecting approach roads to State Highway-65
West: Athgarh NAC, Birakishorepur to Dorada Chhak
North: Chandabali Chhak to Barabati Hotel at Kantol
South: Chandabali Chhak to Kaitha Chhak, Dhaipur, Chandabali Chhak to Radhaballavpur

“No public will be allowed to move into the containment zone and the inhabitants within the containment zone have been directed to stay at their homes. All shopping establishment will be shut down. The supply of essentials and medical requirement will be arranged through district administration,” the order stated.