The state government on Tuesday put in place stricter curbs, making the wearing of masks and observance of COVID-19 appropriate behaviour mandatory for everyone in public places.
The decision on the reopening of schools was in accordance with an order of the Union Ministry of Home Affairs, Education and Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said.
The positivity rate, which had once touched 9%, is now hovering above 3%, Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma said.
Assam, Meghalaya, Mizoram, and Nagaland decided on impart lessons for students of class 10, 11 and 12 on voluntary basis and in deference to the Centre’s guidelines.
A resident of the Mothers' Old Age Home, she was admitted to the hospital ten days ago after testing COVID- positive.
Laskar had tested positive for Covid-19 and recovered through plasma therapy. He said he had washed the feet of the plasma donor, Nabidul Islam Laskar, to pay his respects to him.