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The Kamrup (Metro) district administration has made minor changes in the lockdown relaxation norms in Guwahati on Sunday.

As per a notification No ASDMA.20/2020/ 83 dated July 4, 2020 and in partial modification of the same, the following activities are allowed for the week between July 5 and July 12 with strict observance of all COVID-19 in Kamrup Metropolitan district, Assam.

All stand-alone Grocery shops are allowed to operate between 11 am and 4 pm from Monday to Friday (July 6 to 10). Shopkeepers and customers shall have to wear masks, hand gloves and maintain social distancing.

Responsibility of maintenance of social distancing will be on the shop owner and failure to do so will be viewed very seriously and may entail summary closure of defaulting shops.

Maintenance of price line and prevention of artificial shortage will be the responsibility of shopkeepers and Food, Civil Supplies and Consumer Affairs Department, Assam.

Whole sellers of grocery items are allowed to replenish stocks of retailers on Sunday (July 5) and Tuesday (July 7) between 12 Noon and 6 pm.

House to house sale of fruits and vegetables etc shall be allowed between 8 am and 2 pm on Monday and Wednesday (July 6 and 8).


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