Authorities on Monday declared give more areas as COVID-19 containment zones after emergence of infections there.
The areas comprise Batamaloo, Nishat, Baghaat, Noorbagh and Aloochibagh, Deputy Commissioner Srinagar, Aijaz Asad tweeted tonight while urging people to break the viral transmission chain.
"5 more containment zones. Batamaloo, Nishat, Baghaat, Noorbagh, Aloochibagh. Pl stay indoors. #Let's BreakTheChain #StriveForSafeSrinagar, " he wrote.
On Sunday, five more Srinagar areas-Rainawari, Dalgate, Buchpora, Soura and Lal Bazaar were declared COVID-19 containment zones after upto 50 cases were reported from these areas during mass sampling over past three days.