Assam: 14-day mandatory quarantine for anyone coming from outside


GUWAHATI: Anyone who comes to Assam from other states or countries will be under quarantine for 14 days. People coming from outside the state will have to go for quarantine for the period of 14 days.

Speaking to News Live chief managing editor Syed Zarir Hussain during his show ‘Prekhyapat’ Assam health and finance minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma said, “Till the public health alert is there, anyone who comes from outside will have to go for institutional or home quarantine.”

He also stated that government is ready with quarantine camps  at Sarusajai and Kokrajhar.

“We will build more quarantine camps if it is needed,” Sarma added.