Meghalaya Govt imposes lockdown in East Khasi Hills districts from today

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Published: May 5,2021 06:10 PM
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In view of the prevailing coronavirus situation, the Meghalaya government on Wednesday has announced total lockdown in East Khasi Hills district.

May 5, 2021: In view of the prevailing coronavirus situation, the Meghalaya government on Wednesday has announced total lockdown in East Khasi Hills district for five days beginning from 8 PM of May 5 till 5 AM of May 10.



The government has also decided to enforce weekend lockdown in other districts of the state.



Taking to Twitter, Meghalaya Chief Minister Conrad K Sangma informed, “In view of the prevailing #Covid situation, Govt. has decided to impose complete #lockdown in East Khasi Hills district from 8 PM of 5th May till 5 AM of 10th May 2021. Weekend lockdown will also be imposed in all districts in the State.



@NHMMeghalaya @MeghalayaT”





On Wednesday, as many as 268 new positive cases were reported taking the total active cases to 2,136.