The Deputy Commissioner of Kamrup (Metro), Biswajit Pegu, has directed the Circle Officers of concerned revenue circles to seal the vicinities where people have tested positive for the coronavirus with immediate effect, vide orders, turning them into containment zones.

The following is the list of areas demarcated as Containment Zones by the district authorities today-

1. Pandu Railway New Colony

2. Betkuchi

3. Japorigog

4. Borbari

5. Bishnupur, Krishna Nagar

6. Dhirenpara

7. Pub-Sarania

8. Bathou Nagar, Geeta Mandir

9. Krishna Nagar, Gosala

10. Central Jail Premises, Lokhra

11. Indrapur Hill Top, Near Medical College

12. Lichubagan, Hengerabari

13. Arihant Apartment, Panbazar

14. Syamkunj Apartment, Lakhinagar, R G Baruah Road

15. Hajongbori Village, Chandrapur

16. Bhaskar Nagar B-Block, Fatasil

17. Sarabbhati, Guwahati

18. Athgaon, Guwahati 

19. Hirapara Village (Azara)

20. Christian Basti, Guwahati

21. Bishnupur (Bharalumukh)

22. Shantipur

23. Satgaon

24. Sankar Nagar, Lalganesh

25. Dhirepara, Guwahati

26. Athgaon-II (SJ Road)

27. Lamb Road, Guwahati

28. Kushal Nagar, Bamunimoidam

29. Birubari, Guwahati

30. Athgoan Pukhuripar, Guwahati

31. Barsapara, Guwahati

32. Rupnagar, Guwahati

33. Netaji Vidyapith Rly HS School, Maligoan, Guwahati

34. Fatasil Chariali

35. Silpukhuri, Guwahati

36. Housing Colony, Ghoramora, Guwahati

As per the operational guidelines issued by the government, people residing in containment zones must confine themselves to their homes. 

Movement of persons within the zone too is not allowed unless for emergencies. The perimeter of such zones is fenced with barricades and access to all roads is closed barring one common entry and exit point which is monitored by security personnel.

With further relaxations in the nationwide Unlock 1.0 with malls, restaurants and places of worship being permitted to open, it may be noted that all such facilities within containment zones are directed to remain shut unless the order of the area being demarcated as a containment zone is withdrawn.

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