Bandipora: Deputy Commissioner (DC) Bandipora ordered closure of markets in Gurez and Sumbal areas of North Kashmir Bandipora district for 48 hours after 20 COVID-19 positive cases were reported here on Wednesday.
The DC issued an order saying all shops, service providers, shops except chemist shops and essential supplies shall will remain closed in DawarGurez and town Sumbal for 48 hours, wef 07/16/2020.
The district recorded 20 positive cases on Wednesday. The three cases are from Ashtengoo, two each from Aloosa, Ayathmulla, Naidkhai and Manasbal and one each from Naz Colony, Sonerwani (army personnel), Sumbal, Asham, Ganastan, Ajas, Hakbara, Inderkote and Safapora. However, one case from Ayathmulla is repeat sample.