GUWAHATI: After due consideration of the Covid situation as it prevails in the state and taking into consideration latest directives issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs, the government of Assam on Sunday issued a fresh unlock guideline to be strictly followed by the people of Assam.
According to the fresh guideline, all permitted activities mentioned in the earlier orders shall continue to be allowed between 7 AM and 5 PM between Monday and Friday, subject to the opening of only one side of the street.
Malls and gymnasiums are allowed to operate between Monday and Friday on the same side of the street on which other shops are allowed in Kamrup metropolitan district and both sides in case of all other districts.
Restaurants and all other hospitality services are allowed to function on all days except Saturday and Sunday with maintenance of Covid protocol of social distancing.
Hotels are allowed to operate with strict maintenance of Covid protocols.
Inter district movement of people is allowed on Monday and Tuesday only. No separate permission/approval/e-permit will be required for inter district movement.
All Central and state government officials including banks, insurance companies, NBFCs etc shall operate with 100% attendance except pregnant women. Point to point buses will be operated for the staff.
Non-contact sports in open space with social distancing would be allowed.
Cinema halls, swimming pools, entertainment parks theatre, bars, auditorium, assembly halls and similar places of public gathering shall remain closed.
Social, political, sports, entertainment, academic, religious functions and other large congregations shall remain closed.
Movements of individuals shall strictly remain prohibited between 6 PM and 6 AM.
No movement of individuals shall be allowed on Saturday and Sunday at any time all over the state.
Persons above 65 years of age and children below of the age of 10 years are advised to stay indoors except for unavoidable heath reasons.
Wearing of face cover is compulsory in public places, in workplaces and during transport etc. Violation will attract a fine of Rs 1000 for the first offence.