The Assam authorities on Saturday relaxed lockdown restriction in 9 districts that has proven enchancment in controlling the lethal coronavirus. Additional, new pointers have been issued for districts exhibiting excessive and reasonable positivity price. The contemporary pointers will come into impact from June 28.

It mentioned on Saturday, the Assam State Catastrophe Administration Authority has issued a revised and consolidated directive at present containing directives to additional include the unfold of COVID-19 within the districts. Right now’s order will probably be relevant throughout the State from 5 AM of June 28, 2021, and can stay in drive till additional order.

The order states, because it has been noticed that in a number of the districts the positivity price within the final 7 days is excessive as in comparison with different districts, relying upon the caseload, the districts are divided into three classes.

Excessive positivity Districts: Morigaon, Biswanath, Goalpara and Bokakhat (Civil) Sub Division beneath Golaghat District

Average positivity Districts: Dhubri, Kokrajhar, Barpeta, Nalbari, Baksa, Bajali. Kamrup, Darang, Sonitpur, Nagaon, Hojai, Golaghat and Sarupathar Sub Division, Jorhat, Sibasagar, Tinsukia, Lakhimpur, Dhemaji, Cachar, Karimganj, Karbi Anglong and Dibrugarh.

Districts exhibiting enchancment: Kamrup(M), South Salmara, Majuli, Bongaigaon, Chirang, Udalguri, West Karbi Anglong, Dima Hasao, Charaideo and Hailakandi.

  • Here’s what is allowed and what’s not
  • The curfew time for prime positivity districts will probably be around the clock, 2 PM to five PM for the reasonable positivity districts and 5 PM to five AM for districts exhibiting enchancment.
  • Office, enterprise/industrial institutions, outlets will probably be closed in excessive positivity districts, will probably be confide in 1 PM for reasonable positivity districts and as much as 4 PM for districts exhibiting enchancment.
  • Outlets coping with groceries, vegetables and fruit, dairy and milk cubicles, animal fodder will probably be confide in 5 PM excessive positivity districts, as much as 1 PM for reasonable positivity districts and as much as 4 PM for districts exhibiting enchancment.
  • All Authorities servants (together with contractual and glued pay) who’ve taken atleast one dose of COVID-19 vaccine shall attend workplace besides in whole containment areas. Non-public sector entities could take their very own choice concerning the attendance of their staff on this account.
  • Workers who haven’t taken vaccine should attend workplace as and when their providers are required by respective authorities. Workers engaged in emergency / important providers shall attend their obligation with none restrictions at anywhere.
  • As per the order, there will probably be a complete ban on the motion of all private and non-private transport within the whole containment districts. Nonetheless, the motion of products shall proceed.
  • Whereas Inter-district passenger transport shall stay suspended throughout the State, Intra-district transport with 50 p.c seating capability and observance of COVID acceptable behaviour could also be allowed.
  • Academics and College members needn’t attend their respective establishments but when District Administration engages them in COVID 19 or flood reduction associated emergency duties, they should attend their assigned duties.

Different restrictions together with odd- even formulation for plying of autos and so on. and exemptions as notified within the Order of June 4, 2021 and June 21, 2021 shall proceed to stay in drive besides these particularly modified by this order.

(With inputs from companies)

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