*DC Doda briefs new covid control measures to the stakeholders* _Night curfew from 10 PM to 6 AM to be imposed in all Municipalities from today_ *Directs health department to vaccinate all the shopkeepers within the vicinity of Doda town on priority*

Publish Date : 20/04/2021
Doda,April 20:
The Deputy Commissioner (DC) Doda,Vikas Sharma today called upon all the concerned stakeholders and briefed them about the new covid control measures.
The DC informed them that the night curfew shall be imposed from today i.e from 10 PM to 6 AM and directed the police department to implement the same by today in letter and spirit.
The DC also directed the police department and other concerned to give wide publicity for Universal mask usage among the general public and to increase penalties upon all the voilators so that it shall be followed by the general public in toto.
Regarding 50% opening of shops on alternate days within the urban local bodies the DC directed the ADC Doda and EO MC to devise the mechanism for smooth operation of market avoiding inconvenience to the general public and to implement the directions by tommorrow positively.
Moreover the DC directed the ARTO,Dy SP traffic to work in coordination with all stakeholders so that ply of public transport shall be operational allowing only 50% of capacity.
The DC also directed the CMO to ensure 100% vaccination of all shopkeepers , besides to mobilise the human resource at Baggar so that testing of all the inward movement shall be expedited within days.
The DC urged all the stakeholders to extend full support to the district administration so that the surge of Covid virus shall be curbed, besides asked them to appeal the general public to follow the SOP’s in the market places on priority basis.
The meeting was attended ADC Doda,SP Operations,ACR Doda,ARTO Doda,Dy Sp Traffic,Dy SP DAR, Dy SP Headquarters, Tehsildar HQA, EO MC Doda,  President MC Doda, Beopar Mandal, Vegetable association, Transport association etc.