COVID- 19: Home quarantine period extended to 28 days

Haflong, April 1, 2020: The District Commissioner cum Chairman, District Diasater Management Authority, Dima Hasao Amitabh Rajkhowa exercising power under section 34 of the Disaster Management Act, 2005 has extended the time period of home quarantine to 28 days in entire district of Dima Hasao, considering the present situation.
Earlier 14 days was the period of home quarantined. As per the latest update, 140 surveillance teams active on field have quarantined 519 people from this district under home quarantine. These people have been strictly advised to stay alert on precautionary measures due to their travel history from other states, countries or their entry to this district from neighbouring districts.
Total of 2895 people in the district have been screened till date.