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As COVID-19 cases rise, complete lockdown in Guwahati for two weeks

Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said that a 12-hour night curfew will be imposed across the state from 7 pm onwards from Friday and a 14-day complete lockdown will be enforced in Kamrup (Metro) district, of which Guwahati city is a part, from June 28 midnight, following a spurt in COVID-19 cases. Guwahati, the...

Assam becomes first state to directly import PPE from China

Assam has become the first state in the country to directly import personal protective equipment (PPE) kits from China to beef up stock of the commodity needed to combat COVID-19. A cargo plane carrying 50,000 PPE kits from Guangzhou in China landed at the Lokapriya Gopinath Bordoloi International Airport in Guwahati on Wednesday evening after...