Assam: Night curfew to be relaxed till 11 pm once COVID19 cases drop below 1,000


Guwahati: Night curfew in Assam will once again be relaxed till 11 PM following the improvement in the COVID19 situation, Assam Chief Minister Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma announced in Dhemaji today.

The government will relax night curfew timings once the daily positive cases drop below the 1000 mark, CM Sarma announced, while also announcing that schools in classes will reopen from Feb 15.

Night curfew was preponed to 10 PM from 11 PM when COVID19 cases started increasing drastically in the beginning of January, 2022.

Now, with the situation showing considerable improvement, the government is considering the option of once again relaxing night curfew timings to 11 PM once positive cases drop below 1000.

Night curfew, presently, is being clamped from 10 PM to 6 AM.