Arunachal Pradesh CM, Pema Khandu tweeted that, “Health of our citizen is top priority. Arunachal has closed its doors to tourists temporarily to prevent the possibility of spread of #COVID-19 in our state. Earlier the state had restricted the entry of foreigners in the state.”

Arunachal Pradesh CM restricts tourism temporarily
The Deputy Resident Commissioner shall suspend issuing ILP to tourist temporarily till further order.

To prevent the spread of #COVID-19 virus in the state, Arunachal Pradesh CM and Govt collectively today decided to put stop on all mass gathering – in movie theatres, seminars, conferences, social/political/religious spots. Also all educational institutions shall remain closed till further notice. Stay safe all!

The virus that first emerged in China in December last year. The virus has spread to 97 countries and has infected more than 175,721 people already. More than 6000 people have been killed due to the virus so far.