Quarantine Period for returnees reduced to 10 days
The Health and Family Welfare Department of Assam has reduced the Quarantine Period to 10 days from 14 days if one returned from outside the state. In a Notification issued by the Health Department, it said that the quarantine period has been reduced to 10 days inclusive of days spent in Institutional/Hotel quarantine as well as Home quarantine.
The notification further stated that if a passenger spends initial 2 days in Hotel quarantine, then they should spend the rest 8 days in Home quarantine. Similarly, if a passenger directly heads to home quarantine then they should spend 10 days at Home. However, if the RT-PCR Test result of the Passenger turns out Positive, then the Health Department will take necessary action.