Covid-19 Containment Order dt. 24/04/2021

No.B.13021/101/2020-DMR/Vol-III
GOVERNMENT OF MIZORAM
DISASTER MANAGEMENT & REHABILITATION DEPARTMENT

Aizawl, the 24th of April, 2021

ORDER

In view of the evolving situation of COVID-19 second wave, the Mizoram State Disaster Management Authority has decided to take all possible measures with greater efforts for the prevention and containment of COVID-19 second wave for the safety of the general public.

Meanwhile, considering the extant guidelines laid down for the prevention and containment of the disease outbreak vis-à-vis the trend of the disease transmission and the case detection rate, it is also the considered view of the competent authority to continue with the current restrictions on people’s movement and activities, except essential services, for expeditious and efficient testing, tracking and treatment of COVID-19 positive patients and to scale up immunization. Therefore, the undersigned, in his capacity as Chairman, State Executive Committee, and in exercise of the powers conferred under Section 22(2)(h) & 24(l) of the Disaster Management Act, 2005 hereby orders that the extant guidelines conveyed vide Order of even No. dated 19.04.2021 with slight modification as appended hereto shall remain in force till 4:00 AM of 03.05.2021.

Sd/- LALNUNMAWIA CHUAUNGO
Chief Secretary, Mizoram
& Chairman,State Executive Committee,
State Disaster Management Authority, Mizoram.