Guwahati: In view of the rising Covid19 cases in the district, the Tinsukia district administration has cancelled all public functions in the districts till further notice.
In an order issued on Tuesday, the district administration said that the decision was taken to arrest further spread of the virus in the district areas.
The order from the Tinsukia district administration said, “The district administration, Tinsukia is of the opinion that it is necessary and expedient to issue directions and impose restrictions to decline the number of active cases of COVID-19 and positivity rate in the district. Therefore, with a view to ensure safety of human lives and health of the public within the district all the permissions issued by the district administmtion, Tinsukia to perform /operating/ organizing social / political / sports / entertainment /academic/ cultural / religious functions / events/ programmes etc are hereby cancelled with immediate effect and this order will remain in force until further orders.”
In last 10 days, Tinsukia district has recorded at least 1332 Covid19 positive cases.