75 MARKETS ACROSS THE 18 MUNICIPALITIES AND DISTRICT ASSEMBLIES IN THE VOLTA TO BE FUMIGATED ON SATURDAY 4th APRIL,2020
In line with the Mass Disinfection Exercise being carried out across the country under the auspices of the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, The Hon Volta Regional Minister for Volta Region announced at a Press Conference held at the Conference Room of the Volta Regional Co-ordinating Council, the simultaneous Mass Disinfection Exercise ( Fumigation Exercise) in 75 markets across the 18 Municipalities and Districts of the Volta Region. The exercise shall take place on Saturday, 4th April 2020, from 5:00am to 2:00pm and be carried out by Zoomlion Group of Companies assisted by other sprayers to be mobilised by the respective Assemblies.
According to Dr Letsa, all Lorry Parks, Shops, Stores, Restaurants, Chop Bars and other Businesses operating adjacent or close to the various markets shall suspend operations during the time of the exercise.
To ensure safety and smooth exercise, the Security Agencies in the Region, NADMO and the National Ambulance Service shall play complementary roles.
Dr Letsa commended members of the Media for their continuous support for Governments efforts in ensuring a safe Region in this challenging time. Dr Letsa entreated them to educate the good people in the Volta Region to know about the Fumigation Exercise.
Present were the Hon. Deputy Regional Minister, Members of the Regional Security Council, the Chief Director of the Co-ordinating Council, some Hon.Municipal and District Chief Executives, the Deputy Regional Director of Health, the Regional Director of NADMO and some workers of the Zoomlion Group of Companies.