Byrnihat police outpost in Meghalaya’s Ri-Bhoi district has been temporarily closed after one of the police officials of the outpost tested positive for COVID-19.
In a notification by the GK Ïangrai, Assistant Inspector General of Meghalaya Police (A) stated- “It is hereby informed that Byrnihat Outpost in Ri-Bhoi District, Meghalaya has been temporarily closed after one of the officials of the Outpost tested positive for COVID-19. Police officials of the Outpost have been placed under medical observation and at present all official works of the Outpost have been shifted to Anti-Infiltration Checkpost, Byrnihat.
The Outpost is being disinfected as per protocols and once the establishment has been declared fit for re-occupation, the Outpost will then be opened for official works. The general public residing within the jurisdiction of the Outpost are hereby requested to kindly approach Anti-Infiltration Checkpost, Byrnihat for any urgent requirement or assistance, the notification further adds.
Meanwhile, Police officials have been placed under medical observation and all official works of the Outpost have been shifted to Anti-Infiltration Checkpost.