Covid-19: Maharashtra govt issues SOP on micro containment zone
Monday, 19 April 2021 () Any cooperative housing society (CHS) having more than five Covid-19 cases, who are present in the society/building, will be declared as a micro containment zone (MCZ), the Maharashtra government has said. The state government declared the standard operating procedure (SOP) for MCZs in an order issued on Sunday under the break the chain initiative, launched to stem the rise of Covid-19 cases, which have seen a spurt in the recent weeks.
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