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MMC sanitises Mapusa market



In a bid to curb and control any possible spread of Coronavirus, the Mapusa Municipal Council (MMC) in association with the fire department undertook a drive to sanitise the entire municipal market at Mapusa where disinfectants was sprayed. 

Following the state government direction, MMC on Sunday has asked all vendors and shopkeepers not to open their respective shops on account of the drive to sanitise the entire market area.

Accordingly Mapusa municipality along with the fire department undertook the drive to sanitise the entire area by spraying sodium hypochlorite solution to control the spread of Covid-19. The entire drive was undertaken under the supervision of Mapusa Municipality officials including chairperson Ryan Braganza, chief officer Clen Madeira, municipal engineer Hussain Muzawar, along with Mapusa fire station in-charge Bosco Ferrao.

Commenting on the sanitisation work, Mapusa MLA Joshua D’Souza said, «Following the state government’s direction to undertake sanitisation drive, we had requested all shops and vendors to keep their shops closed on Sunday. After the completion of work at the market, we will also sanitise the Government complex, police station. Similarly sanitisation of the Peddem Sports Complex was undertaken on Saturday”.

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