Guwahati News Desk: Chief Minister of Assam Dr Himanta Biswa Sarma said no lockdown will be imposed in the State on Wednesday.
The rise of COVID-19 cases in the state and across the nation CM Sarma stated that we need to follow all the protocol of COVID-19 but no lockdown to be imposed in the state.
Earlier in the neighbouring State Meghalaya reported five cases of Omicron variant of COVID-19 on Tuesday as with immediate effect the Chief Minister of Meghalaya issued mandatory COVID-19 test for the visitors of Meghalaya even completion of both the doses.
A meeting to be held today to review the situation in Guwahati with the health officials to discuss how we can handle the Omicron situation in Assam, says CM Sarma.
On Wednesday, Assam reported first case of Omicron variant of COVID-19. A 13-year-old Rohan Das has been infected with the Omicron variant of COVID-19.
The victim was a residing in rent at Sonapur and son of Munna Das and Purnima Das.
The family who lives in the capital city Mumbai in Maharashtra as recently they visited Meghalaya on December 21 and after tested positive for Omicron variant.
Soon after the detection of the virus the state health officials immediately rushed at Moirakusi in Sonapur with Sonapur Police but the patient in absconding.
Few States have imposed night curfews as West Bengal imposed mini lockdown across the state to stop the rising cases of COVID-19.