District Collector Navjot Khosa on Wednesday removed coastal regions from the list of containment zones.
As such, the health department should make arrangements to intensify testing in the rural areas, he said.
Containment zones are set to get more compact from now on.
The panchayat in Vadakara will test 500 more people from Kuriyadi beach today and tomorrow
In Karamana, a residents’ association barricaded an area with over 60 houses fearing Covid spread. District authorities say citizens must not take matter into their hands
On Sunday, officials were busy sealing the streets of Ootathur village after declaring it a containment zone.
Agriculture Minister V S Sunil Kumar has said that the health department will enhance vigil in all areas of the district, including containment zones.
GSS runs scaled programs for multiple products and businesses including Rides, Eats, Freight, Advanced technologies and Uber for business.
BBMP counsel said that people in containment zones did not face any problems with regard to essentials.
Kannur district recorded 26 fresh Covid patients on Tuesday, of whom 23 are Central Industrial Security Force (CISF) personnel staying in a camp at Valiya Velicham near Kuthuparamba.
BMC has banned people’s movement in the containment zone until further orders.
On June 15, the city had 369 containment zones with Royapuram alone having 78. Now, the entire city has just 61
The municipal officials, ward special officers and police personnel will enforce the lockdown strictly in the containment wards.
The Centre is seemingly gearing up for intense micro-management, with clear demarcation of containment zones, which could free up maximum areas for regulated economic activities.
A case was registered against Suresh Dhas, a member of the Legislative Council from Ashti, for allegedly entering a containment zone in the city on Monday