Guwahati: The “Janta Curfew” which was announced by PM Modi on Thursday evening, has begun at 7 am on Sunday. To break the chain of transmission of Coronavirus disease, the PM urged the people of the country to observe the curfew.
It will continue till 9pm. All citizens except those working for essential services are asks to stay indoors during 14 hours of self-quarantine.
Assam joins the nation in a do or die battle to stop Coronavirus from spreading while observing a self-impose “Janta Curfew” as everything has come to a halt.
Barring the vehicles of the essential service, all the vehicular movement and commercial activities has come to a halt and everywhere it has been an eerie feeling and ordinary residents have kept themselves within their own premises.
With surge of Corona patient expected in the next few weeks, Assam is looking up nervously to its rickety health care facilities as it has less than 200 ventilators in the whole state taking both private and public health care facilities.