In photos: Fumigating Fear

The boom sprayers towed to tractors as SMC fumigated the city centre on Friday (Photo: KM/Umar Ganie)

Srinagar, Apr 3: The city centre Lal Chowk was all misty today after Srinagar Municipal Corproation led by Mayor Junaid Mattu used its brand new boom sprayers to disinfect the area to contain coronavirus.

The Corporation has procured the sprayers to decontaminate all major roads in Srinagar, a novel idea turned into reality with the efforts of City Mayor Junaid Mattu.

This is yet another significant step taken by the Mayor in the administration’s fight against COVID-19, the pandemic that has rattled world with over a million people already infected by it.

Here are some of the frames of the decontamination exercise today:

The boom sprayers towed to tractors as SMC fumigated the city centre on Friday (Photo: KM/Umar Ganie)
The boom sprayers towed to tractors as SMC fumigated the city centre on Friday (Photo: KM/Umar Ganie)
Mayor Junaid Mattu checking the machines yesterday (Photo: Twitter)
The fumigation exercise started right from SMC main office in Karan Nagar and continued all the way till Lal Chowk (Photo: KM/Umar Ganie)
A worker setting up the boom sprayer before beginning the exercise (Photo: KM/Umar Ganie)
The boom sprayers towed to tractors as SMC fumigated the city centre on Friday (Photo: KM/Umar Ganie)
The boom sprayers towed to tractors as SMC fumigated the city centre on Friday (Photo: KM/Umar Ganie)

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