COVID-19 Peren District update
ADC Jalukie notifies on sealed area under Athibung Sub-Division
DPRO Peren, 14th Oct.: ADC Jalukie, Dr. Tinojongshi Chang has notified that in view of the detection of COVID-19 positive persons through Rapid Antigen Test (RAT) and in order to take preventive measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 as per the SOP issued by the Government Additional Deputy Commissioner (ADC) Jalukie sealed the ADM Company Barrack No.2 9th NAP (IR) HQ.Saijang under Athibung Sub- Division with effect from 14th October 2020 till further order.
All the public and all concern have been advised to follow all safety precautions, especially within the proximity of the sealed area.
ADC cautioned that any persons violating the orders will be liable to be proceeded as per the provisions of section 51-60 of the Disaster Management Act, 2005 besides legal actions under section-188 of the IPC.
Peren District Task Force for Covid-19 meeting
Peren District Task Force for Covid-19 meeting was held on 13th October 2020 at Deputy commissioner Chambers, District Headquarter, New Peren.
The meeting was held under the chairmanship of DC Peren, Sentiwapang Aier (NCS) who is also the Chairman of the DTF Peren.
On reviewing of COVID-19 status in the District Dr.Lanuakum Dy.CMO Peren presented detailed account of the present scenario and activities being undertaken including contact tracing.
Due to lack of further funding, utilization of Center Point Hotel for Medical staff quarantine in Jalukie could not be continued for which Dr. Hedungkiebe and EAC Jalukie, C. Wangan were entrusted to negotiate for alternative arrangement at the earliest
The Board also directed all the Sub-division Task force to issue advisories to all concern village authority/ ward chairman in their respective jurisdiction for immediate reporting on arrival who have bypassed the screening process and ensure that existing SOPs is adhered.
The DTF nominated Kemciyile SDO (C) as the officer in-charge of Covid-19 in Peren District and entrusted her to look out for additional Covid Care Centre (CCC) at New Peren, District Headquarter area as a part of preparedness to face any eventuality.
Concerning market congestion in Jalukie Town ADC Jalukie, Dr.Tinojongshi Chang was entrusted to work out necessary measurements for adherence of SOPs.The Board notified that free Covid-19 Test will be done on case to case basis and random free test shall not be provided to any institution in the District.
After having much deliberation on the need to start alternative Non-Covid essential services in Jalukie the DTF has decided to resume OPD and other essential services at CHC Jalukie besides the Covid Hospital except Indoor and delivery services while AINE Nursing Home will cater Indoor patients and delivery points will continue at Samziuram & Mhainamtsi Sub- Centers.
The Sub Committee for Non-Covid Hospital was directed to work out the modalities at the earliest.
(DPRO & Eto Kauring, IA Peren)