Assam Government has imposed weekend lockdown in all of Assam and extended the night curfew. It has been made for the total prohibition of movement of person between 7 pm to 7 am in all over Assam.
Keeping this in mind, the District Commissioner of Cachar, Keerthi Jalli, IAS has issued an order which will come into force with effect from today i.e. 7 pm of 27 June, 2020, and will remain valid till further order. The order include the total prohibition of movement of persons between 7 PM to 7 AM except for “most essential activities” throughout the district of Cachar.
In persuance of the Order given by the Government of Assam, Assam State Disaster Management Authority, Dispur, Guwahati, on 26th June, 2020 and by excercising the forces vested with District Disaster Management Authority, the administration has issued ‘Total Lockdown’ of Municipal Areas under Silchar, Sonai and Lakhipur Municipal territories on all Saturdays and Sundays till further request.
Any person violating these measures will be liable to be proceeded against, as per the provisions of section 51 to 60 of the Disaster Management Act, 2005 beside legal action under section 188 of the IPC, and other legal provisions as applicable.