The Meghalaya authorities on Friday introduced a three-day whole lockdown in Shillong from the midnight of July 26 until midnight of July 29.
This choice was taken in view of the rising COVID-19 instances within the state.
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To include the unfold of COVID-19, the Meghalaya authorities has additionally determined to declare sure localities in Shillong as Containment Zones.
The next areas in Shillong have been declared as containment zones – Mawbah, Jhalupara, Higher Mawprem, Mawlai Umjaiur, Mawlai Umshing, Laitumkhrah (Nazareth), Nongrim Hills, Nongrah, Lachumiere and Golflink Khliehshnong.
Additional, the federal government could resolve to proceed the lockdown primarily based on the state of affairs.
Meghalaya at current has 496 lively Covid-19 instances. Whereas 87 sufferers have recovered and 5 have died.