Srinagar, Mar 31: At least 78 people who had returned from Leh and were put under quarantine in Srinagar were allowed to go home after completing the quarantine period Tuesday morning.
Additional Deputy Commissioner ( ADC) Srinagar Syed Haneef Balkhi said that 78 people who belonged to various parts of Kashmir including Kupwara, Baramulla, Anantnag, Pulwama, and Srinagar had arrived from Leh in a flight earlier this month.
They were put under quarantine in a Srinagar hotel and were allowed to go home after completing the mandatory period.
He said it was the first batch of “successful quarantine” who completed their 14 day period in one of the best hotels in Srinagar. “All of them are in good health and were cheerful,” he said. He said that they have set the example for others who should also cooperate and follow suit. (Inputs from KNO)