Covid-19: 173 Localities Across Kashmir Declared Containment Zones

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Srinagar: In order to prevent the COVID-19 cases from spreading, government has, so far, notified over 170 localities as Micro Containment Zones and Containment Zones across Kashmir valley.

A total of 173 areas have been notified as Micro Containment and Containments Zones in the ten districts of Kashmir region.

Most of the Micro Containment Zones and Containment Zones are in Srinagar with officials informing that 13 areas in the summer capital have been notified as Containment Zones while 47 have been declared as Micro Containment Zones.

Data revealed that a total of 28 areas have been declared Micro Containment Zones and Containment Zones in South Kashmir’s Anantnag district while three, four and eight localities respectively have been notified as Micro Containment Zones and Containment Zones in Shopian, Pulwama and Kulgam districts.

Besides, the central Kashmir’s Ganderbal and Budgam districts, a total of 33 areas localities have been notified as Micro Containment Zones and Containment Zones. The official data revealed that 17 areas in Budgam have been declared as MCZ and CZs while in Ganderbal eight areas each have been notified as Micro Containment Zones and Containment Zones.

In northern districts, a total of 39 localities have been declared as Micro Containment Zones and Containment Zones with data collected revealing that 12 areas have been declared as MCZs and CZs in Kupwara district while seven and 20 areas have been notified as Micro Containment Zones and Containment Zones in Bandipora and Baramulla districts respectively.

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