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Last updated on March 24, 2020


Amid the Covid-19 outbreak and countrywide lockdown, the Indian Army has introduced a brand new set of measures to curtail the unfold of coronavirus. The measures embody shutting of the Canteen Stores Department (CSD), which is a supply of necessities, in 82 districts below lockdown throughout India.

The Army has determined that grocery and important gadgets might be house delivered to keep away from crowding at canteens. In a contemporary advisory on Monday, the Army introduced that motion might be restricted following the lockdown of the nation.

“These restrictions are in place in all establishments, cantonments, formations, units in the 82 districts that are under lockdown,” the Indian Army mentioned.

“Only personnel engaged in essential services like medical establishments, fire, electricity, water supply, communication, post offices, and sanitation continue to work,” the Army advisory mentioned.

The Army advisory additional talked about that each one duties associated to response to Covid-19 ought to proceed with out hindrance.

“At the Ministry of Defence and Indian Army Headquarters, only essential sections and offices to function on a daily basis and rest will work from home,” the Indian Army mentioned in the assertion.

Further, it acknowledged that conferences and seminars can be postponed and routine conferences and actions may also be restricted.

In the advisory, the pressure has highlighted that personnel attending workplace will adhere to staggered timings.

Moreover, in a bid to comprise the unfold of Covid-19, the Army has instituted mechanism to hint contact-history. Each particular person has been requested to take care of every day contact log.

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