Deputy Commissioner of Cachar district Keerthi Jalli presided over a meeting on the issue on flood control and home quarantine management.
The meeting concentrates on village level home quarantine management. She with all the block development Officers of Cachar District discusses the issues at the conference hall of the office of the Deputy Commissioner on Sunday.
Referring to the standard operating procedures, Keerthi Jalli said that deciding in case of each person recommended for home quarantine whether the person will be quarantined at his or her residence of the local community center keeping in mind that in case the person stays at his residence,the same will become a containment zone for all the residents of that house.
However she also hoped that all the government departments should coordinate and cooperate with health department and District Administration Cachar to fight against corona virus.
Deputy Commissioner Keerthi Jalli also informed that keeping in view of pandemic situation no employee should be given headquarter leave permission, moreover their mobile phones always should be kept in service mode.
She said as per notified government norms food items for the quarantine period will be provided by District Administration and BDOs directly to the quarantine families or through the committee. Providing food supplies, hygienic, security, Medical arrangements etc in home, community center where the quarantined person is residing. However ,In the meeting it was informed that ward level home quarantine Management committee in urban areas will be notified by the Deputy Commissioner with the respective circle officers, assistant commissioner as the chairperson, Officer in charge of local police station as member,ward members or Councillor as member secretary, concerned ASHA, MPW, ANM as member and two leading citizens of the ward nominated by Minister in charge of the district as member.
Deputy commissioner asked all the BDOs to expedite the works of flood protection and erosion bandhs are to be completed before the start of rainy season. In addition to that local job card holders should be given employment on daily wage basis,she also asked to ensure that in case of entry and exit of persons in the GP ,the GP secretary should inform it to the concerned BDOs and circle officer.