Imphal: In wake of Corona Virus outbreak Manipur government has suspended issuing of inner line permit outside the state and online with effect from Monday.
The state government in a notification made on Wednesday stated that no permits, except in very special cases, will be issued by any other competent authority after March 20.
Those who require Inner Line Permit to enter the state, tourists and visitors also, are requested to postpone and not to visit the state till the threat of spread of pandemic COVID-19 recedes to a reasonable level, the notification said.
The state government also requested all citizens of the state to curtail visits outside the state, to only absolutely unavoidable ones as the possibility to stop all entries to the state or quarantining everyone coming from outside the state cannot be ruled out if the situation worsens in other states.
Till Wednesday Manipur has no confirmed case of Novel Corona Virus infection.