BREAKING | 4 more COVID-19 cases in Assam, total 20, all linked to Markaz
Four more persons have tested positive for coronavirus in Assam, taking the state’s tally to 20, informed health minister Himanta Biswa Sarma on Friday. While 3 are from Nalbari, one is from South Salmara. All the 4 cases are associated with Nizamuddin Markaz congregation in New Delhi earlier last month
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Numaligarh Refinery Limited contributed Rs 5 crore to Assam CM Relief Fund and Assam Arogyaa Nidhi to help fight COVID-19
Mollapara area of Nalbari town which has been completely sealed off after the detection of a COVID-19 case was sanitised today by administration
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NE airports operationalise watch hours to help in cargo ferrying
Playing a crucial role in ferrying cargo of essential items and medical equipment during this hour of crisis, the airports in the north-eastern region have operationalised watch hours at Guwahati, Agartala, Dibrugarh, Imphal, Silchar, Shillong, Dimapur, Tezpur, Lilabari and other places as and when required.
Assam Governor, GMC contribute to CM’s relief fund
Assam Governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi contributed one month’s gross salary amounting to Rs 3,50,000 to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund to support the Assam government’s relief operations against the coronavirus outbreak. Guwahati Municipal Corporation (GMC) Commissioner Debajyoti Hazarika along with the convener of the four workers unions Chandan Sharma handed over a cheque worth Rs 19,48,915 – which is one day’s salary of all officers, staff and workers of GMC – to the Chief Minister’s Relief Fund to check the spread of novel coronavirus.