Bill to prevent COVID-19, other diseases signed into law in Imo


The Governor of Imo State, Senator Hope Uzodinma, on Friday at the authoritative chamber, complemented to a bill for the avoidance of Coronavirus in the State.

Day by day POST reports that the bill looks to acquaint and uphold measures with forestall the spread of coronavirus and different irresistible illnesses.

Senator Uzodinma noticed that the law became essential after the flare-up of the lethal infection attacking the globe.

To this end, he said the administration, by the entry of the bill, has been engaged to conjure the corrective provision on clueless violators.

The Governor said that it has now become a lawful offense for anybody to disregard government mandate and control, for example, social separating, sterilizing of hands, open get-together, limitation request, among others.

He charged the individuals to help out the administration in the battle against the pandemic by sticking to government’s mandates.