Ghaziabad, June 1 -- In wake of rising cases of the coronavirus disease (Covid-19), the district administration on Sunday decided to implement the 'sector scheme', akin to sealing, in Vaishali locality from June 1 till further orders. The officials said that sectors 1 to 6 of Vaishali will be placed under the scheme and there will be strict restrictions on the movement of residents in the locality which has emerged as a hot spot.

Till May 31, as many as 34 Covid-19 positive cases have been reported from Vaishali. The concept of sector scheme is already in place in Khoda and Loni, which have also witnessed the majority of cases in Ghaziabad. Under the sector scheme concept, teams of police, magistrates and health department officials take o...