Children will no longer need a corona test to go to this state.
Guwahati: The Assam government has done away with the provision of compulsory COVID-19 test for children below the age of 10 years entering the state along with their parents who have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This information was given by the government by issuing a notification on Monday. The government has already abolished the requirement of COVID-19 test for adults taking both doses of the anti-Kovid-19 vaccine.Also Read – CBI Arrests Former Assam CM’s Son In 25 Year Old Case, Couldn’t Pay ‘Loan’ Of 9 Lakhs
The latest notification issued by Anurag Goel, Principal Secretary, Health and Family Welfare Department, Assam said, “Children below the age of 10 years as well as parents/guardians who have received both doses of the anti-COVID vaccine should not be allowed to come to Assam. Exemption has been given from the requirement of Kovid test for Also Read – ZyCoV-D Vaccine: Now children will be vaccinated, Center orders purchase of needle free vaccine of Zydus Cadila
However, the parents or guardians of the children, if they wish, can get the test done by paying money. Earlier, the state government had issued a notification doing away with the requirement of COVID-19 test for all passengers coming to Assam who have taken both doses of the vaccine. Also Read – For the first time in 260 days, lowest cases of corona were found, no relief from the death toll