Villagers ran into the fields locked in the houses when the team came to know about the corona investigation

Haveri. Frightened by the Corona investigation, the residents of the village ran in direction of the farm after locking the home. The incident occurred in Chikkanji Tanda of Byadgi taluk. With a purpose to stop the rising instances of corona in rural areas, the Well being Division officers in Chikkanji Tanda went door-to-door to analyze the corona an infection. As quickly because the villagers received to know in regards to the arrival of the officers within the village, all of the villagers left for the farm after locking the home. Chikkanji Tanda has 50 homes and inhabitants is round 300.

The information associated to the corona investigation within the village was conveyed to the villagers by thrashing. Simply what was it then, as quickly because the information of the corona an infection investigation fell on the ears, the villagers went in direction of the farm with the lock on the doorways. The officers seen that every one the doorways of the home had been locked. The officers didn’t surrender, tried to persuade the folks by going to the fields, some agreed to get the investigation carried out, whereas some fled from there.

Well being division workers, Gram Panchayat member Basavaraj, Jayappa and Kaginele Police Assistant Inspector Baligar performed a particular function in persuading the villagers. Many individuals didn’t agree, attributable to which solely 50 folks have been investigated.

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