NAOGAON: Local adminis-tration has taken strict measures in Niamatpur upazila of the district to contain the spread of the coronavirus.
A release was issued on Tuesday in this regard.Check-posts have been set up in Azader crossing, Jonaki of Kharibari, Dhansura and Shibpur area in the upazila to control the movement of people.
SI Sohrab Hossain, posted at a checkpost, said people are being requested to follow the health guidelines.
Niamatpur UNO Joya Maria Perera informed that ban has been imposed on entrance and exit of vehicles and people from neighbouring Chapainawabganj district, which is now under lockdown.
“But, goods-carrying transports are kept out of the purview of the ban. Besides, people are allowed to enter the upazila in urgency if they can show coronavirus test report,” said the UNO.
She urged all to co-operate the local administration in creating awareness to keep all safe by maintaining the health guidelines and abiding by the government instructions.