Covid-19 containment order on 'The Shillong Times' lifted

The contact tracing status and testing of the high and low risk contacts in the office building and staff quarters of the newspaper have been submitted to the District Magistrate.

District Magistrate of East Khasi Hills, Matsiewdor War Nongbri, through an order issued on August 25, 2020 has lifted the containment order for the office building and staff quarters of The Shillong Times at Rilbong, with immediate effect.

“The reports and recommendations received thereof and because the office and premises including the staff quarters of The Shillong Times at Rilbong have been duly disinfected,” Nongbri said.

Based on the report that the identified contacts have been tested and risk profiling has been done, the contact tracing status and testing of the high and low risk contacts in the office building and staff quarters of the newspaper have been submitted to the District Magistrate.

First Published:Aug. 26, 2020, 10:29 p.m.