12 Assam Districts Impose Travel Curbs To & From Guwahati
GUWAHATI: With the increase in the number of Covid-19 cases in Guwahati and the rest of Kamrup (M) district, several districts in Assam have banned travel to and from Guwahati isolating the district to a large extent.
The districts which have banned the entry of people from Guwahati are Tinsukia, Dibrugarh, Morigaon, Nagaon, Kokrajhar, Sonitpur, Biswanath, Nalbari, Barpeta, South Salmara, Dhubri and Darrang.
Meanwhile, if anyone from Guwahati has to visit these districts in the state for emergency purposes, they will be put under strict quarantine for 14 days on arrival there.
Till July 9, Assam has recorded 14,032 COVID-19 positive cases of which 5,281 are active and 8,726 have recovered. The state so far has recorded 24 deaths due to COVID-19.