The 5 No Ward of Golai in Digboi has been declared as a containment zone amid the increasing number of cases being reported from the area.
The containment zone will be imposed for a week. all shops and business establishments shall remain closed for the week.
Assam on Sunday reported 1,054 new cases of coronavirus out of 73,507 tests conducted.
The positivity rate is 1.43 %.
The state also registered 22 fatalities yesterday.
Of the new cases, Kamrup Metro reported 150 cases alone.
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