Meghalaya government today announced the imposition of a total lockdown in East Khasi Hills (EKH) District from 8 PM today till May 10 next in view of a spike in COVID19 positive cases.
In view of the prevailing #Covid situation, Govt. has decided to impose complete #lockdown in East Khasi Hills district from 8 PM of 5th May till 5 AM of 10th May 2021. Weekend lockdown will also be imposed in all districts in the State.@NHMMeghalaya @MeghalayaT
— Conrad Sangma (@SangmaConrad) May 5, 2021
The lockdown has been declared as total occupancy of beds in hospitals in Shillong has reached 60 percent.