DC Chairs Consultative meeting with NGOs& CBOs On Covid Situation, measures in place

PASIGHAT,July 23, 2020: A comprehensive consultative meeting was held with stakeholders on the Covid situation in the district under the chairmanship of East Siang Deputy Commissioner, Dr.Kinny Singh today.In view of the outcome of the meeting, the need for Lockdown at this period was deferred taking into account the report and Covid status in the district.
SP, RajivRanjan Singh, SDO, OliPerme and Admin Officers also attended.The DC while thanking the suggestions and opinions put forward, in the interest of the district in the collective fight against Covid-19 will be put into place.
Various suggestions like movement restrictions, regulation of market timing, enhanced enforcement and other regulations to check illegal entry etc will be implemented with the main objective to maintain Social Distancing,which will check the spread of the contagion Virus. We should all rationalize our efforts to achieve our desired goal, the DC added. Strict Instructions will be issued to Bank Authorities in connection with employees attending from outside as precautionary measures.
The DC also stressed that we all need to keep vigil and prepare strategies to face any challenges in future too and said that our collective fight of every citizen should continue by following all guidelines and SoPs.
Earlier, DMO ,Dr.Kaling Dai ,briefed on the Covid Status informed that all containment measures have been put in place at Containment Zone,Siluk Village-viz. surveillance, contacttracing,household disinfection, testing is being carried out. He informed that currently the situation is under control.
Further, the DMO informed that massive screening and mandatory Rapid Antigen testing exercise is being carried out daily at Ruksin Checkgate.
Earlier, all the representatives of CBOs and NGOs put forward their suggestions and opinions. They assured to cooperate and support the District Administration in the collective fight against the Virus.
The meeting was attended by Shri Oyem Dai, President, BBK,ShriOti Dai, Vice President, PMA,ShriOkomYosung, Secretary General, ABK Shri Talop Darang, Vice President, ABK, E/ Siang,Shri Kalen Komut, Secretary ( Admin) ABK, E/Siang,ShriTalutSiram, General Secretary, ABK,ShriAusteemMuang, General Secretary, ABKW, East Siang,ShriOyinYosung, President, AESDSU,Shri Oni Dai, President, ABSU,Shri David Siram, General Secretary, LBSU,ShriTonong Darang, General Secretary, AESDSU,Shri Mongol Gao, General Secretary, BBK,Shri Taber Tamuk, Chariman, COVID Warrior Smt. YamikDulom Darang, President, WASE,Smt. Joya Tasung Moyong, General Secretary, WASE.