Covid-19 test exemption for vaccinated people withdrawn by Govt. of Assam

Due to the rise in Covid-19 cases in Assam, the government has withdrawn the earlier order of exemption

In view of the rise in Covid-19 cases in Assam, the government has withdrawn the earlier order of exemption of Covid-19 test for those who have been vaccinated with both the doses. It has been observed that Covid positivity has also been found in some of the persons who have received two doses of vaccination in a few instances.
Therefore, the earlier exemption order dated 25th June 2021 has been withdrawn by the government with immediate effect from 16 July 2021, states a notification issued by the Principal Secretary to the Government of Assam, Health and Family Welfare Department.
It has been observed that Covid positivity has also been found in some of the persons who have received two doses of vaccination in a few instances.
Strict containment measures including continuous screening of incoming passengers through airports and railway stations are being conducted in Assam to prevent spread of Covid-19.
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