COVID-19 testing period for Assam teachers extended till September 15


GUWAHATI: The teachers in Assam can now get their COVID-19 tests done till September 15. Earlier, the government asked all the teachers to test themselves from August 21 to 30.

Addressing a press meet at Janata Bhawan in Guwahati, health, finance and education minister Dr. Himanta Biswa Sarma said, “Now teachers can test themselves till September 15. Those who have already done their tests, they will join from September 1.”

He stated that educational institutes will be sanitized from September 1 to 15.