Covid-19: Lockdown imposed in most parts of Samba from today

In view of the rising COVID-19 cases in Samba, the authorities imposed lockdown in several parts of the city from today.

The lockdown will be applicable in Samba, Vijaypur and Bari Brahmana teshils from July 23 to July 27.

As per the order, essential services, i.e., doctor clinics, chemist shops, and testing laboratories, will remain open from 9 am to 8 pm and grocery shops, milk shops, bakery shops, fruits and vegetable shops will remain open from 7 am to 12 noon during the lockdown.

Jammu and Kashmir has a total number of 15711 confirmed cases, 8607 recovered cases and 273 deaths due to the pandemic.