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Assam tea estates record 300% spike in Covid cases in 10 days

Vaccination performance is also said to be very poor in the tea-belt of the eastern India’s state which has 800 tea gardens.

published on : 30th May 2021

Assam tea garden shut down after 198 test positive for Covid

The cases were reported over the past two days from the Zaloni Tea Estate in Upper Assam's Dibrugarh district. The district authorities declared the garden a containment zone.

published on : 6th May 2021

‘Crafted tea’ plantation attracts tourists

A ‘crafted tea’ plantation, which belongs to the Benkal Tea Estate, located six kilometres from Coonoor has been attracting tourists.

published on : 10th March 2021

Priyanka Gandhi tries hand at plucking tea leaves in Assam during campaign

The 49-year-old had a basket on her back balanced by a band on her head. She was also armoured with an apron at her waist as she took on the job of plucking tea leaves.

published on : 2nd March 2021