Corona Effect: Telangana seizing passport

Published on Mar 28,2020 07:10 PM
Corona Effect: Telangana seizing passport

Telangana government is on high alert with Corona +ive  cases increasing day by day. Yesterday at the press meet, Telangana Chief Minister said all the people who have landed in Hyderabad before 23rd March are to be checked of Corona symptoms. KCR also warned that Telangana government is now going to seize the passports of all the 19,313 foreign returnees who are now in home and hospital quarantine in a bid to prevent them from violating the quarantine instructions. The  police have already  seized 96 passports from Manikonda region of Hyderabad.

Telangana govt has also decided to impose curfew across the state from 7pm to 6am till further orders, and directed the shops and establishments to shut down operations by 6 pm every day. Telangana govt  has also permitted the entry of trucks carrying the essential commodities and goods stranded on the state borders and also exempt them from toll fee.