Nepalgunj sub-metropolis Crisis Management Committee meeting on Thursday under the chairmanship of Mayor Dhawal Shamsher Rana decided to close all education institutions for a week effective from Friday.

Following the spread of COVID-19 infection, education institutions in the sub-metropolis will be closed for a week.

The meeting also decided to take the proposal to close schools to the District Crisis Management Centre. The meeting also decided to tighten the entry points in border areas.

According to the committee, wearing of face mask has been made compulsory and action will be taken against anyone not wearing mask. - HNS