Srinagar, May 29: Dara area of Harwan here in Srinagar outskirts has been completely sealed after authorities declare it red zone. The area has its shutters down and notices were pasted on the wall.
A couple of patients were declared positive for Covid-19 in the area. Police were seen making announcements today asking people to stay indoors.
Witnesses told news agency KNT that the area was eerily quiet. All shops and business establishments are shut while police have created barricades to restrict the movement of the people.
Authorities have already eased restrictions in different parts of Srinagar city while several areas including Jawahar Nagar and Natiopora that were earlier declared red zones have now been categorized as buffer zones.