IBs to be utilized as paid isolation centres for Covid-19 patients

AALO, 20 May: All the inspection bungalows (IB) under the PWD in West Siang district will be requisitioned and utilized as paid self-isolation centres, exclusively for patients who do not have home quarantine facility.

According to an order issued by Deputy Commissioner Moki Loyi on Thursday, the decision has been taken considering the plight of people who have been released from the Covid care centre but cannot find a place to isolate themselves as per the Covid-19 protocol.

The MOs of the respective areas shall monitor the health status of such persons and report the same to the administrative officers concerned on a regular basis, and forward Covid-19-related feedback to the district control room. (DIPRO)