PAMPORE: A hi-tech fumigation tunnel was Monday inaugurated at Sub district hospital Pampore by Tehsildar Pampore Ishtiyaq Mohiud- Din. The tunnel, installed by Municipal Committee Pampore in the premises of the hospital is aimed to contain the spread of the deadly virus. The tunnel, the first of its kind in this district, will help in sanitizing the medical, para medical staff and visitors to the hospital to prevent the spread of Corona Virus.
Executive Officer MC, Pampore Shakeel Ahmad Shah, KAS officer Saqib Murtaza, Ward Member Mohammad Yaqoob Malik and other Municipal Committee Pampore officials were present on the occasion. While talking to Kashmir Reader, Tehsildar Pampore Ishtiyaq Mohi-ud-Din said the tunnel has a special feature as it has sensors that help in automatic fumigation once a person passes through entry or exit points.