The Kpando Municipal Assembly in the Volta Location, has suspended observing of marketplace days to stay clear of congestion, to suppress the unfold of the coronavirus.
The Municipal Main Govt, Ernest Quist, who disclosed this to JoyNews pressured the safety services would spouse the assembly to make sure compliance of the directive to battle the coronavirus pandemic.
“We are not observing the marketplace days all over again, ostensively, what it means is that each and every day will become a current market day,” he said.
“Where you obtain about two or 3 individuals standing by a seller to buy… you do not obtain a scenario where people will be preventing for house,” Mr Quist explained adding, the suspension would be prolonged to the Torkor current market as very well.
He further indicated that business motorcycle and tricycle operators, who transport traders and farm make to the industry, agreed to aid enforce the directive.
The Kpando Market place Queen, Sena Howusu, who was at first versus the conclusion, identified explanation with the suspension of industry times, realising the possibility posed by investing in a congested market place all through the coronavirus pandemic.
She, hence, urged traders throughout the state who ply their trades in Kpando “to keep again and market in their residence communities” to avert the distribute of the virus.
The Kpando Municipal Assembly has also intensified training on the virus, established up a quarantine and therapy centre for suspected conditions at the Margaret Marquart Hospital and dispersed about 100 sets of hand hygiene objects to boost recurrent handwashing among the inhabitants.