Auto Rikshaws, Cycle Rickshaws and Taxis can operate from Monday


Guwahati:  Assam Health and Finance Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma announced that auto rikshaws, cycle rickshaws and taxis can operate maintaining social distancing.

Speaking to the media persons at a press conference here in Guwahati Dr. Sarma said that auto rikshaws, cycle rikshaws and taxi services such as Ola, Uber etc are allowed to operate or ply with one driver and two passengers within the city.

Dr. Sarma also added that private cars are also allowed to ply with driver and two passengers as per the directives by MHA.

And for two-wheelers, pillion riding is allowed but only with one female or one child up to the age of 12 years said the Minister.

Dr. Sarma also stated that e-commerce for all commodities such as Flipkart, Amazon, Myntra etc will also be allowed to operate in green zones from Monday.