Guwahati: Assam government on Saturday changed the night curfew timings in the state amid the looming Omicron threats.
From Sunday, the curfew will remain in effect from 11:30 pm to 6:00 am.
According to the order issued by the state government, all the work places, business/commercial establishments, Dine in Restaurants, hotels, Dhabas and other eateries, takeway of food items from restaurants/dhabas and other eateries, opening of sale counters, showrooms etc. of cold storages and warehouses, shops dealing with groceries, fruits and vegetables, dairy and milk booths, will remain open up to 10.30 PM
On Friday, Assam’s COVID-19 tally rose to 6,20,025 as 93 more people tested positive for the infection while two new fatalities pushed the death toll to 6,155, the National Health Mission (NHM) bulletin said.
The two COVID-19 deaths were reported from Kamrup Metropolitan district. The 93 cases were detected out of 38,572 samples tested with a test positivity rate of 0.33 per cent, the bulletin said. With agency inputs