High vigil at inter-State checkposts in Chittoor
Collector M. Hari Narayanan on Thursday knowledgeable COVID Task Force groups at all mandals bordering neighboring Karnataka and Tamil Nadu to lift their vigil at the border checkposts in coordination with the world police in order to curb COVID instances in the district.
Addressing a gathering with Task Force groups in Madanapalle and Palamaner sub-divisions, the Collector mentioned that aside from intensifying vigil at border areas, the Task Force personnel ought to take the lead in conducting a fever survey in all villages and wards by the sphere employees, and attaining the goal of vaccination amongst moms with youngsters in the age group of 0-5.
The activity would come with identification of the containment zones and distribution of publicity materials to succeed in the general public at the grassroots-level. Tracing of major and secondary contacts needs to be intensified, together with early testing and triaging, he mentioned.
Meanwhile, the Collector in a press launch requested mango farmers to not reduce the unripe fruit in a rush, however as an alternative watch for just a few extra days earlier than transporting the shares to the pulp items. He assured mango growers that their complete crop of Totapuri selection would attain the pulp items. He additionally requested them to not fall for rumours of low worth for the produce.