TC Keni: Labasa Police set up checkpoints

Police officers at checkpoints in Labasa Town this evening. Picture: LUISA QIOLEVU

Police officers at checkpoints in Labasa Town this evening. Picture: LUISA QIOLEVU

Update: 6:46PM POLICE have set up checkpoints in Labasa Town making the area an ‘out of bound’ zone.

People approaching town or driving into town have been sent back home.

Divisional Police Commander North Eparama Waqa confirmed that this was imperative for safety purposes.

“We want to ensure that everyone is safe during this adverse weather condition so we have set up checkpoints and kept the town an ‘out of bound’ zone right now,” DPC Waqa said.