Government of Jammu & Kashmir Office of the Chairperson, District Disaster Management Authority (DDMA)/District Magistrate, Jammu Wazarat Road Jammu-180001 (J&K)-India
Order under the National Disaster Management Act. 2005-regarding
1. Section 34 of the National Disaster Management Act, 2005, (DM, Act) empowers the District Magistrate to issue directions and guidelines for the purpose of assisting, protecting or providing relief to the community in response to any threatening disaster situation. As such, vide powers vested in me under the said section, I hereby issue the following directions to be complied by the concerned, towards mitigating the transmission of COVID-19, in Jammu District:-
a) No Langers / Bhandaras, Dhabas, Bars, Restaurants, Food Courts, Food Stalls, Road Side Eateries, etc., shall operate in District Jammu, till 31st March 2020.
b) No Massage Centres/ Spa / Sauna etc shall operate in district Jammu, till 31st March 2020.
c) No Social, religious or ritualistic events shall be held at any public/community/religious place, involving a gathering of more than 4 people, till 31st March 2020, in district Jammu.
d) No Conferences, Events, Rallies, Dharnas, Protests, etc., shall be organized within the territorial limits of District Jammu till, 31st March 2020.