The Assam government has taken a decision that all educational institutions, gyms, swimming pools, and cinema halls will remain close till March 29th 2020 as a precautionary step to check community transmission of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19)
"We have now decided that all schools, colleges, universities, gyms, swimming pools, cinema halls will remain close till March 29th, 2020 in the state. Except for board and CBSE examinations, all other examinations have been postponed," Kumar Sanjay Krishna said.
Assam Chief Secretary Kumar Sanjay Krishna on Sunday said that the state government has taken all preventive measures to check community transmission of Covid-19
Out of these, 337 passengers have been screened at Guwahati Airport, 318 at Roroiya airport in Jorhat, 316 at Mohanbari Airport in Dibrugarh, 25 at Lilabari airport in Lakhimpur and 62 at Salonibari Airport in Tezpur, 13 at Silchar airport, etc
10,605 people have been surveyed and 599 people who came in contact with Covid-19 positive cases were identified and kept under home surveillance