ASSAM PROHIBITS INTER-DISTRICT MOVEMENT.
The Assam State Disaster Management Authority informed that all inter-district movement of individuals will be strictly prohibited starting July 22, 2020. The prohibition will be in place until further orders.
There has been a significant spike in the number of Covid-19 cases in Assam due to movement of individuals across the state.
According to the latest order, movement only related to medical emergencies and last rites will be allowed with permission from the Deputy Commissioner of the originating district. Movement of essential products and goods vehicles will also remain uninterrupted.
The order from the State District Management Authority does not include exemptions detailed in order number ASDMA 24/2020/Part-1/92 dated 18th July 2020.