Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal held a review meeting on COVID situation at Nagaon districts with the officials of Nagaon, Hojai and Morigaon. The Chief Minister instructed the Deputy Commissioners to take special care in the vulnerable pockets. Mr. Sonowal also told them to intensify testing at railway stations. He further said that all persons specially truck drivers coming from other states must be tested.
Meanwhile, various district administrations have taken steps to control price rise and black marketing of essential food items. Kamrup Metro district administration has set up a task force to ensure that there would not be abnormal price rise due to COVID situation.