Bongaigaon to be declared as Red Zone: Himanta Biswa Sarma


GUWAHATI: Bongaigaon district in lower Assam will be declared as Red Zone after four more COVID-19 positive cases detected from the district on Thursday. The our patients are—Anupam Thakuria of Chaparakata, Dipak Mallik of Abhayapuri Amguri second part, babita Basfor of Swahid Bedi, and Meena Biswakarma of Railway Colony. All of them are without any contact history.

 Earlier on Tuesday, a 16-year girl tested COVID-19 positive.

Addressing media persons in Bongaigaon, Assam health minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma said, “ We have decided to declare Bongaigaon district as Red Zone as the total number of positive cases in the district reached 5.”