The rooms are meant for the people of this particular village who are returning from different parts of the country
The rooms are meant for the people of this particular village who are returning from different parts of the country|EastMojo image
ARUNACHAL PRADESH

Villagers build green quarantine huts for returnees in Arunachal

Residents of Mirem village near Pasighat in East Siang come together to construct quarantine rooms for returnees; the facility has 10 rooms with 10 separate toilets

Irani Sonowal Lepcha

Irani Sonowal Lepcha

Itanagar: At a time when some people are complaining about the quarantine facilities in Arunachal Pradesh, there is another section of society who is not only setting an example for others but is also trying to help the state government in the fight against COVID-19.

Individuals from Mirem village in Bilat circle under East Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh came together to construct quarantine rooms
Individuals from Mirem village in Bilat circle under East Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh came together to construct quarantine rooms EastMojo image

Around 100 individuals from Mirem village in Bilat circle near Pasighat in East Siang district of Arunachal Pradesh has come together to construct rooms for home quarantine for people returning to the state from other parts of the country amid COVID-19 pandemic.

The quarantine huts were built in a single day
The quarantine huts were built in a single day EastMojo image

There are 10 rooms along with 10 separate toilets and, interestingly, they were all built in a single day. The eco-friendly huts are made of Toko Patta (Levistona Jenkinsiana Griff) -- a tree species found in Arunachal Pradesh -- and bamboo.

These rooms are meant for the people of this particular village who are returning from different parts of the country. The villagers have decided to let the returnees stay in this site before joining their families.

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