n Assam, Kokrajhar district administration has started Covid test of passengers coming from other states at Srirampur gate. Kokrajhar Deputy Commissioner Bhaskar Phukan said that the truck drivers have been tested at parking places instead of Srirampur gate for swift movement of essential goods.
Mr. Phukan said that medical teams have been deployed at Srirampur gate to test all vehicle passengers. The Covid test has also begun at Chagolia gate at Dhubri district adjoining West Bengal. The decision was taken following instruction issued by Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal to ramp up tests at border areas.