GOA: Following detection of 11 Covid positive cases in its industrial premises, South Goa collector Ajit Roy has ordered closure of CommScope India Pvt Ltd in the Verna industrial unit for 14 days.
“To contain the spread of the virus among other employees , it is expedient to order closure of the (industrial unit) for a period of 14 days,” the order reads. The order has been issued by invoking provisions under Disaster Management Act 2008.
Late Wednesday night, an order for closure of Shirdi Steels in Cuncolim industrial estate was also issued by the South Goa district magistrate, in view of a significant number of workers of the unit having tested positive.
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