The district administration Bandipora on Sunday established 18 quarantine centres for the citizens arriving from abroad or Coronavirus affected areas to prevent the spread of the virus in the district.
Assistant Commissioner Revenue Reyaz Ahmad Beigh was designated as Nodal Officer to ensure adequate arrangements in these Quarantine Centres as per SOPs prescribed by Ministry of Family Health Welfare Department, Government of India. Besides, he has been asked to keep close coordination with Office of Divisional Commissioner, Director Airport Authority Srinagar along with Bandipora Police and health Department for arranging foreign return Citizens/Students of the district and further lodging at various Quarantine Centres.
The Centres have been established at TRC Authwatoo, Harmukh Hotel Athwatoo, Forest Training Institute Chitternar, Forest office Chitternar, Tourist hut Wullar Vintage Park, Tourist Interpretation Centre, Wullar Park, Indoor Stadium Shadipora, Degree College Bandipora, Degree College Sumbal, TRC Gurez, Dak Bungalow Gurez, Govt Degree College Gurez, ITI Gurez, Gurez House Pazalpora, Faiz-e-Aam Secondary School, Bandipora Kashmir Tibbiya College Shilvath Sumbal, One Stop Centre Premises, Nishat Park Bandipora and Guest House Sumbal.
The Supervisory Officers and nodal officers have also been designated for each quarantine centres established across the district who shall assist and report the Nodal Officer on a daily basis for ensuring arrangements.