Entire Kashmir valley to be considered as red zone. Indeed, even as the Union Health Ministry has grouped just four regions as red zones in Kashmir division, specialists said on Saturday the whole Valley will be treated as red zone and no unwinding aside from those admissible in such cases will be permitted.
The choice comes in the wake of the fourteen day long augmentation in the national lockdown starting on Monday. P.K. Post, Kashmir divisional official has said that there is next to no contrast between the red and the orange zones given the kind of limitations to be forced and the degree of alert to be worked out. “We can’t stand to bring down the watchman as of now. All the ten locale of the Valley will be treated as the red zone till further requests.”We have just one locale named the green zone which is the Pulwama region and some new cases have become known even in this region,” Pole said.
The Union Health Ministry has grouped just four locale, Bandipora, Srinagar, Shopian and Anantnag as red zone and one area, Pulwama as the green zone while all other five regions of Kashmir division, Kulgam, Shopian, Budgam, Ganderbal and Baramulla are named orange zone. No area in the Jammu division has been delegated the red zone as all the ten areas of Jammu, Samba, Kathua, Reasi, Udhampur, Ramban, Poonch, Rajouri, Doda and Kishtwar have been named orange zone.