September 27, 2020

If folks keep away from sporting masks, govt has no different possibility however to clamp lockdown: Assam Chief secy



GUWAHATI:: Assam Chief Secretary Kumar Sanjay Krishna warned that if folks in Guwahati don’t change carefree nature and proceed violating COVID-19 protocol, authorities could clampdown one other lockdown.

Krishna whereas speaking to media individuals mentioned, “We’ve got seen massive variety of folks transfer out in Guwahati with out masks. Our instances may be decrease compared to different states nonetheless there was dying.”

He mentioned, “Earlier it was thought COVID deaths are related to aged folks nonetheless just lately we now have seen seven to 10 deaths. Folks between 40 to 55 years of age are on this bracket.”

Presently, there may be lockdown in Barak valley. The chief secretary mentioned, “If folks to not put on masks we might be compelled to ask police to slap Rs 1000 nice for not sporting masks.”