Wildlife activists said it was one of the several incidents at Adimgiri since January last year.
Guwahati has reported a total of 3,736 COVID-19 cases so far while 3,293 people tested positive in the last 12 days, since June 24.
The government said the situation would be reviewed after seven days and a decision would be made on whether or not to allow the shops and outlets, dealing in essential services, to reopen.
Movement of individuals shall remain strictly prohibited in the specified areas with all offices remaining closed.
Announcing this on Saturday, Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma told journalists that the situation in Guwahati was a matter of “grave concern”
Around 100 people, including eight Tablighi Markaz-returnees, had attended a congregation at the mosque on March 12.
Temple’s last golden langur dies The last golden langur at the historic Umananda temple, perched on an island of river Brahmaputra, has died.
Seven-year-old Ishan and his five-year-old brother Iban were playing on the first floor of their Basisthapur residence when the fire broke out.
Guwahati Zoo and wildlife NGO Aaranyak have successfully bred a pair of Greater Adjutant Stork chicks in an artificial platform within the zoo enclosure.
At least three such trains including Agartala Bangalore Humsafar Express scheduled to leave on Tuesday were also cancelled.
City police chief Deepak Kumar was removed and Munna Prasad Gupta was appointed in his place, Commissioner and Secretary Ashutosh Agnihotri said.
Based on reports received from families, Assam Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Thursday said two persons were missing in the boat tragedy on Wednesday.
FIFA shifted Wednesday's game to the Vivekananda Yuva Bharati Krirangan due to the soggy ground condition at the Indira Gandhi Athletic Stadium.