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NEW DELHI: The total number of containment zones in the city reached 86 on Friday after nine new areas were declared as containment zones. All three phases of Bapa Nagar were converted into containment zones after more than three Covid-positive cases were detected from the areas under the central district.
In South West district, six new areas were declared containment zones. Deep Enclave Part- II, DG3 Block and F Block in Vikaspuri were declared three separate containment zones. Village Kanganheri under Dwarka sub division, Puran Nagar and Sadh Nagar in Palam Colony were also converted.
After the containment orders were issued, the areas were sealed and police personnel deployed at the entry and exit points to ensure that no person comes out of the sealed area even for essential purposes. The authorities will facilitate doorstep delivery of ration and other essential items in the zones.
Delhi government has till now de-contained 33 zones which have completed the mandatory 28 days of solitary period from the date of the last patient was tested positive.