Guwahati To Be Disinfected Amid Coronavirus Scare

Assam will be under lockdown till March 31st, 2020, midnight


As a preventive measure to arrest the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19), the Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) on March 24th, 2020, announced to sprinkle disinfectant in the city from March 24th to 29th, 2020.

The body will sprinkle the disinfectant with the help of State Fire & Emergency Services. The assemble points assigned for the fire tenders are – Dispur Supermarket/Fire Station Centre, Guwahati Club Point, GMCH Bhangagarh, Mazar Road Near ASTC, Adabari Bus Station and Lokhra Chariali.

Assam announced a lockdown till March 31st, 2020, midnight barring the emergency services and decided to provide free rice at the state’s public distribution system centres from April 1st, 2020.

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