All educational institutions, both government and private, cinema halls, swimming pools, and gyms have been closed in Assam till March 29 as a precautionary measure to check community transmission of novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
This was informed by state chief secretary Kumar Sanjay Krishna on Sunday.
Addressing a press conference in Guwahati, the chief secretary said all educational institutions, cinema halls, swimming pools, and gyms will remain closed till March 29.
All examinations have been postponed except the board examinations of CBSE and SEBA.
However, no confirmed case of COVID-19 has been found so far in Assam.
Meanwhile, the State Government has already formed a core committee and IAS Anurag Goel has been appointed as the nodal officer of the committee.