s the Srinagar district is witnessing a spike in Covid infection cases, the district administration on Monday notified five new containment zones in the district.
“Five new Containment Zones come up in Srinagar. Batamaloo, Nishat , Baghat, Noorbagh, Aloochibagh,” deputy commissioner Srinagar Aijaz Asad said in a tweet. He said positive cases between 40-50 were reported from these areas during mass sampling over past three days. “Stay indoors. Let’s #BreakTheChain.”
— Aijaz Asad (@AsadamAijaz) April 26, 2021
Srinagar district which is the worst hit by the COVID infection has the highest number of containment zones. Srinagar on Monday reported 632 cases and the death toll in the district has reached 510 since the outbreak of pandemic in the UT.