Dibrugarh University
Dibrugarh University

The Dibrugarh University has postponed all post-graduate examinations scheduled to take place on April 19 and 20.

A notification signed by the controller of examination I/C Dibrugarh University A. Baruah announced the postponement of all PG examinations (both CBCS and Non-CBCS) scheduled on these two days.

“All departments, centre of studies and affiliated colleges/ institutions under Dibrugarh University have postponed the PG exams. Fresh dates of the postponed examinations will be notified in due course of time,” the notification stated.

Due to the recent surge of Covid-19 in Assam, the education department and the Dibrugarh University have taken this decision.

The Covid-19 scenario is deteriorating with every passing day with 876 people testing positive were detected in Assam.

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The disease has claimed two lives in the past 24 hours, taking the total death toll to 1,129.

The total number of positive cases has reached 2,23,816, of which 4,794 are active cases.

34 people have tested positive for the virus in the past 24 hours in the district

A total of 347 people have tested positive for the novel coronavirus in the past fortnight in Dibrugarh.

The Assam government has passed an order to impose Rs 1000 fine on any person found without face masks across all districts.

Avik Chakraborty

Avik Chakraborty is Northeast Now Correspondent in Dibrugarh. He can be reached at: babs8oct@gmail.com