Quarantine period reduced from 14 to 10 days for passengers arriving from outside the state

Haflong, July 28, 2020 : The Government of Assam in Health & Family Welfare Department, has reduced the period of quarantine for passengers arriving from outside the state from 14 days to a total period of 10 days, inclusive of days spent in institutional/hotel quarantine as well as home quarantine.
This was notified in an order by Paul Barua, Deputy Commissioner & District Disaster Management Authority, Dima Hasao today vide order No. DDMA/COVID-19/2020-2021/Pt.4/38/413 Dated 28th July 2020
The order stated that it is in continuation of earlier orders No.DDMA/COVID-19/2020-2021/Pt.4/37/397, Dated 27th July 2020, the Government in Health & Family Welfare Department, Government of Assam has decided that period of quarantine for passengers arriving from outside the state is reduced from 14 days to a total period of 10 days, inclusive of days spent in institutional/hotel quarantine as well as home quarantine.
If any passenger directly proceeds for home quarantine then he/she shall spend 10 days in home quarantine.Mandatory 7 days home for the discharged patients, with active surveillance by the Health workers. This order comes into force with immediate effect, it added.