Shivamogga: District Commissioner KB Shivakumar instructed that the areas with more than 10 corona cases should be identified as a containment zone and a complete restriction on the movement of the residents should be imposed to control the outbreak of the virus.
He had a video conversation with Taluk-level officials on Thursday and reviewed the actions taken to control the corona.
DC said instructed to declare containment zones in rural areas. PDOs (Panchayath Development Officers), health officers, and police officers of the respective limits have been given the responsibility. They have also been asked to ensure ration and medicine supplies to the needy, he said.
Instructions have been given to test primary and secondary contacts of those infected compulsorily and provide vitamin and zinc tablets to primary contacts.