Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma have issued an statement today saying that the person will be arrested if he/she will be found violating the rules of the mandatory quarantine of 14 days
Assam on Tuesday registered highest single day spike in the COVID 19 cases with as many as 39 positive cases. Total cases now stand at 154. Following which, Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma announced to apply the new rule of home quarantine where not only one person of family will be quarantined but the entire family will have to adhere to the norms of quarantine. Sarma said, “There is no use of home quarantine if other members residing in the same house keep on coming out. So the new rules of home quarantine stipulate that all the members residing in the house will have to 14 days quarantine norms.”
”If anybody will be found violating the mandatory quarantine of 14 days, a criminal case will be filed against them and they will be arrested. Nobody will be spared, no matter how powerful or influential he/she is,” says Assam Health Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma to sustain the norms to be followed strictly.