Nagaland to be under partial lockdown from midnight
KOHIMA | March 22:
In the interest of public health and safety, and with a view to contain and prevent the spread of novel coronavirus, Nagaland Government has ordered closure of all shops and business establishments from midnight tonight throughout the State till further orders.
However, pharmacies, petrol pumps and grocery shops selling food grains, daily use items and essential commodities and media offices are exempted from the closure.
In an order issued by Nagaland Chief Secretary, it stated that all commercial passenger vehicles, both public and private like buses, taxis, autos and two-wheeler taxis shall not ply till further orders.
Vehicles carrying inter-state transit passengers will be allowed till tomorrow midnight.