• Covid tests to continue in airports and railways stations: Assam Government


    Guwahati: Sighting the surge in the coronavirus cases in the country, the Assam Government on Friday announced that its earlier order of suspending Covid-19 tests at airports and railway stations has been kept in “abeyance” and such clinical examinations at these places will continue.

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    The government had decided to discontinue mandatory Covid-19 testing at airports and railway stations from March 1, 2021, following a decline in new positive cases.

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    An order issued by Principal Secretary (Health) Samir Sinha said the earlier instruction of canceling testing on arrival at airports and railway stations from the beginning of March has been kept in “abeyance”.

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    The Covid-19 screening and testing will continue at all the six airports in the state and railway stations as per existing protocols.

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